Shawnee Park

Frederick Law Olmsted designed Shawnee Park as the great public space of the city -- a place for picnics, sports, parades and large public gatherings. A state-of-the-art outdoor athletic complex can be found at 230 Southwestern Parkway, and the park also boasts RiverWalk access.

Park Address: 
4501 W Broadway
Louisville, KY 40211
Park Map: 
Year Acquired: 
1892
Facilities: 

Shawnee Golf Course (18-hole)
460 Northwestern Parkway, 40212
502/776-9389 includes the three-hole
BellSouth Youth Golf Academy

Park Hours: 
6 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Size: 
284.77 acres
Amenities: 
Ballfield
Basketball
Biking - Road
Football
Golf
Grill
Lodge
Louisville Loop Access
Path
Picnic Shelter
Picnic Table
Playground
Pond
Restrooms
River Frontage
Soccer
Tennis
Wheelchair-Accessible Playground