About Germantown

Early settlers arrived in Germantown in 1825, and the city incorporated in 1841. Nestled among the modern amenities of brick homes, prestigious schools, convenient shopping, and a world-class horse competition, are historical gems that show case the vibrant and rich history of Germantown, from a farming community, to a young city entangled in the Civil War, to a modern suburb.

 

A Safe & Friendly Community

Visit the City of Germantown website for detailed information on the community, its public services, such as water, sewer, garbage removal, and leaf collection, its 26 parks and recreational activities, and the Police and Fire Departments.

 

Great Schools

The award winning Shelby County School System serves the Grove Park neighborhood.  Visit their website for educational opportunities, zoning information, and enrollment requirements.

 

Cultural Activities

Germantown offers a variety of cultural experiences:

Germantown Community TheatreGermantown Community Theatre GPACGermantown Performing Arts Center TN Shakespeare Co.Tennessee Shakespeare Company