Louisville Waterfront Park, Louisville

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  • August 13, 2017
    My husband and I (seniors) were visiting Louisville and had an opportunity to visit many attractions both in Kentucky and Indiana. The Waterfront Park has lots to do for everyone and it is also very p...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    This park is beautiful but now it has crime there! People get attacked and robbed while walking!!!!!  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    We recently spent part of a day here with our two young sons and some other family. The boys really enjoyed the splash park and playground area. We also rented a bicycle made for four, which was fun b...  more »
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  • June 10, 2017
    Great park on the shore of Ohio River. Quite peaceful and a good place for outdoor activities for both, adults and kids. The parking is free and there is a children's play area just as you enter the place. There are tracks for cycling and trails. Beautiful views of two bridges on either side - I-64 on one side and I-65 on another. When we went there were people with their kids learning cycling or playing on their own in the play area. There were people jogging or just having a leisure walk along the trail. There were a couple of adults playing various outdoor games. Some of the trees are perfectly apart to tie a hammock and relax reading your favorite book. There are benches and large swings where you can sit back and enjoy the view. Overall, a great place to be if you want to take a moment off from the busy life and enjoy the nature for a while.
  • May 30, 2017
    Some of the park is nice but the real waterfront trail looks like a darn flood hit it. It was dirty, had debris on it and looked like it had basically been flooded and no one has cleaned it up. It really seems just like a park for locals to host events at and picnics not much for tourists but some photos. I liked that one part had some swings and a connection to the big four bridge, which is something great for tourists.
  • May 30, 2017
    It's a beautiful place for anyone to visit - whether for prom pictures or just to enjoy a beautiful sunset. You definitely won't be disappointed... 😃
  • May 21, 2017
    Great place to spend the day relaxing and having fun. Bring the kids, bring the family, or just spend a day to yourself. Go shopping, walk the bridge, bike rentals, segway tours, park and playground, swings in the park. Plenty for anyone and everyone to do here.
  • June 13, 2017
    Very beautiful scenery, 4 different parks, water place for the kids to swim or simply run through the water, sand box and plenty of space to explore the downtown scenery!!!

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