Area Parks

Parks are a great way to entertain kids, get in some exercise on a trail and commune with Mother Nature. 

Explore more than 90 unique parks in the Springfield-Greene County Parks system featuring a variety of amenities, including playgrounds, a farm, pools, tennis courts, a dog park, history, an ice arena, an interactive water feature and plenty of other activities. You can rent a canoe and explore a waterway, enjoy dozens of public gardens and a botanical center, check out a free butterfly house where native species live and much more! 

Below you'll find a sample of the parks available in the city and county. For a more comprehensive list, visit