Pinkerton Park



405 Murfreesboro Rd
Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 794-2103

Pinkerton Park

pinkerton playgroundPinkerton Trail

Pinkerton Park is located on Murfreesboro Road and is the most highly used passive park in the park system. The Harpeth River is along the west side of the park while Fort Granger lies to the north. Adjacent to the parking area is Tinkerbell playground. Additional playground equipment is located near the pavilions. The park also provides three picnic pavilions with a total of 14 tables. There are nine other picnic tables and grills strategically placed throughout the park. A one-mile paved pedestrian track encompasses the entire park. The Sue Douglas Berry Memorial pedestrian bridge connects the downtown area with Pinkerton Park. Pavilions are available on a first come-first serve basis. (The Parks Dept. does recommend calling the Administration Office for updates on upcoming special events that may conflict with your use of this park, 615 794-2103). Note: Any group over 50 people will require an event permit.


  • 34 Acres
  • 2 Medium Pavilions
  • 1 Large Pavilion
  • 1 Mile Walking Trail
  • Tinkerbell Playground
  • Children's Playground
  • Grills
  • Restrooms