Butler Metro Park

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Popular For:

  • Running
  • Walking
  • Biking
  • Picnics
  • Splash Pad
  • Golfing

For more park information or reservations visit: Austin Parks & Recreation

Quick Facts

What Area is Considered Butler Metro Park?

Butler Metro Park, formerly known as Town Lake Metro Park, includes the parkland between Riverside Dr and Barton Springs Rd, and between South First and South Lamar. It is across the street from Vic Mathias Auditorium Shores.

Butler Park includes the Alliance Children's Garden, Dougherty Art Center, Doug Sahm Hill, Butler Pitch & Putt, and the land that the Long Center and the Palmer Events Center sit on.

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