Central Park, Louisville

Central Park, Louisville (must see)

Central Park in Old Louisville has a long and interesting history. It was created in 1904. The idea of creating a green venue for the inhabitants of the city belonged to Frederick Law Olmstead. The park was designed as a place of relaxation where people could have a walk, admire the pond, have a picnic or play tennis. Central Park often hosts diverse concerts, celebrations and oher events. A playground is also available.

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Central Park on Map

Sight Name: Central Park
Sight Location: Louisville, USA
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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Walking Tours in Louisville, Kentucky

Create Your Own Walk in Louisville

Create Your Own Walk in Louisville

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Old Louisville Historic Tour

Old Louisville Historic Tour

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Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.6 Km or 2.9 Miles
Louisville Downtown Museums and Art Galleries

Louisville Downtown Museums and Art Galleries

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Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.0 Km or 0.6 Miles
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

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Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.0 Km or 3.1 Miles
Highlands Bars and Pubs Walking Tour in Louisville

Highlands Bars and Pubs Walking Tour in Louisville

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Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.7 Km or 0.4 Miles
Louisville Butchertown Neighborhood Walk

Louisville Butchertown Neighborhood Walk

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Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.6 Km or 2.9 Miles
Louisville Architecture Walking Tour

Louisville Architecture Walking Tour

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Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.1 Km or 1.9 Miles