Apr 25

Curious Nashville: Glimpses Of The Forgotten Zoo In Suburban Green Hills

On the corner of Scenic Drive and Glendale Lane, Steven Stinson lives as the proud owner of the zoo’s bear cave, which remains on his front lawn.

    Curious Nashville: Glimpses Of The Forgotten Zoo In Suburban Green Hills
    In the decades before serene family homes occupied the Glendale neighborhood of South Nashville, exotic animals, lush vegetation and summertime whimsy filled the area. The Glendale Park Zoo sat 7 miles outside of downtown - it was a place where animals roamed and children screamed at the drop of the wooden roller coaster ride.
    http://nashvillepublicradio.org

About

EveryBlock collects 17 types of news in Nashville — including articles, real estate listings, meetups and conversations neighbors are having — and organizes it by location. Here is all the recent news and discussion near 4413-4499 Scenic Dr.

Thousands of neighbors connect and get their news via EveryBlock, including:

Sajit Nayar Thejeswani Bren Jhalender Gautam Tonda Valladares L Shawn Rollins Neighborhoods Resource Center Tim Shrum - State Farm Agent Tim Rhodes Ruthy's

You're 60 seconds from creating an account and joining them…

or
Enter your email address