Centennial Park

After the Civil War, the city celebrated its renaissance with the Tennessee Centennial and International Exposition in 1897. A full-sized replica of the Parthenon was built for the occasion. In 1990, a statue of Athena, measuring 45ft in height and created using a mix of plaster and glass fibre, then covered with 17lb of gold leaf, was added.

Useful information

Address:

2500 West End Avenue, 37203 Nashville

Phone:

+1 615-862-8400

Price:

free of charge

Opening hours

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