What will you discover?

Plan Your Visit

Hours of


Open 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Monday
Open 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Sunday
Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Masks are required for guests three and older.



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2020 Discovery Park Cruise-In – Postponed to Oct. 24, 2020

‘Let It Glow’ Light Show

Health and Safety Guidelines for Guests

All New – The Trapper’s Cabin

Podcast: Blake Brown, Educating West Tennessee and Beyond about Agriculture 

Our Mission


The mission of Discovery Park of America is to inspire children and adults to See Beyond. Located in the beautiful Reelfoot Lake region of Northwest Tennessee, Discovery Park of America offers visitors of all ages a world-class, state-of-the-art experience unlike anything else in the world. From the 100,000-square-foot museum to the extensively-landscaped 50-acre heritage park, there is literally something for every member of the family to discover at Discovery Park of America.


Our Venues

World Class Venue Rentals

Looking for a unique place to have your wedding, corporate meeting, party or special event? Discovery Park of America offers indoor and outdoor spaces to make any gathering a one-of-a-kind experience your guests will never forget.

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“…It’s like your favorite millionaire uncle took a trip through time and around the world and built you a living postcard in your backyard to tell you the story.”

—The Frenetic Peripatetic, Travel Blogger

Temporary Exhibit

Women’s Suffrage

This temporary exhibit will be open through Dec. 31, 2020.

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of American women gaining the right to vote, this exhibition features three temporary exhibits that discuss the key role Tennessee played in the ratification of the 19th Amendment.

Areas of Learning

  • To Make Our Voices Heard, Tennessee Women’s Fight for the Vote
  • Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence 
  • Rightfully Hers 
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Reelfoot Forward: A West Tennessee Podcast

“Reelfoot Forward: A West Tennessee Podcast” is produced at Discovery Park of America in Union City, Tennessee and celebrates the culture, accomplishments and history of West Tennessee while inspiring listeners to see beyond. Hosted by Scott Williams, guests include West Tennessee influencers from the worlds of business, entertainment, sports, tourism and more. Like what you hear? Subscribe to “Reelfoot Forward: A West Tennessee Podcast” on iTunes and listen to a new episode each week. This week’s episode features Blake Brown, director of the University of Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center in Milan. Listen Now>

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