About Parks & Recreation


The award-winning Murfreesboro Parks and Recreation Department provides opportunities for safe recreational activities through a network of parks, facilities, and open spaces.

Services target athletics, aquatics, cultural arts, fitness/wellness, and outdoor recreation, all while promoting lifelong play.

Experience the Parks

Whether it’s taking a thrilling ride down a water slide at Boro Beach, exploring historic Cannonsburgh Village, playing a competitive game of tennis at Old Fort Park, hiking along the beautiful Stones River Greenway, or taking advantage of hundreds of other options with Murfreesboro Parks and Recreation Department, there is a quality experience available to every resident of Murfreesboro

Mission Statement

The Murfreesboro Parks and Recreation Department has established a mission to plan, organize, implement, and promote a comprehensive delivery system of programs, facilities, and areas which enhance the community's quality of life.
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Murfreesboro Parks and Recreation Employees Team Up with MTSU Archaeologist Professors and Students to Protect and Study Local Archaeological Cave Site

Native American site discovered, secured at Black Cat Cave

MPRD and MTSU partner on cave site