Parks & Neighborhoods

The Division of Parks and Neighborhoods supports an active civic culture reflective of the diversity of the community's voices. Parks and Neighborhoods consists of seven service centers, which include Park Services, Memphis Public Library system, Memphis Music Commission, Memphis and Shelby County Office of Reentry, Office of Community Affairs and Memphis Animal Services. Our goal is to create thriving communities through people, services, programs, parks and our facilities.

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When was the last time you went to the park and flew a kite, had a picnic or just went for a walk? How about visit the Zoo or the Memphis Botanic Garden? Wouldn't your children like to go swimming or play games at your local community center?

All these are brought to you by your Memphis Park Services. We have been providing fun and educational activities for the residents and visitors of Memphis for over 100 years and many activities are free. Memphis Park Services oversees:


Why not plan an outing with your family or join a sports team? There are so many things to do in Memphis. We are just waiting for you to join in.

History of the Memphis Parks
Memphis Park Service Directory The City of Memphis Division of Parks and Neighborhoods does not discriminate based on race, color or national origin in federal or state sponsored programs, pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 2000d).


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