Memorial Park

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About Memorial Park

Memorial Park is one of the most popular locations for families to visit. Nestled in the Five Points neighborhood, the park boasts walking trails including the Birchmore Trail, Bear Hollow Zoo, and is the home of Athens Creative Theatre.  

This 72-acre park features:

Parking is limited during the peak season and special events; we encourage carpooling, cycling, walking, and Athens Transit (Route 14.)


Events and Activities:

Learn about and register for events and activities that are offered through the Leisure Services Department.