About Friends of Warner Parks

Honoring the Past. Embracing the Present. Preserving the Future.
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Our Mission

Friends of Warner Parks is dedicated to the preservation, stewardship, and protection of Percy and Edwin Warner Parks— an outdoor classroom, an environmental oasis, a focal point of the Nashville community, and home to historic landmarks.

In close partnership with Metro Nashville Parks & Recreation Department, we fund and oversee trail maintenance and invasive plant control, support Warner Park Nature Center programs and staff, and fundraise on behalf of the needs of Warner Parks and its many facets.

Our Staff

We are a team united by our love for the outdoors and passion for ensuring all 3,195 acres of natural park land remain protected for all, forever. 

1901 Timeline

Warner Parks Legacy—A Century in the Making

Stories of conflict and cooperation about the land, the people, and the events over decades that formed the 3,195 acre irreplaceable community asset that we call the Warner Parks. 

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