Bickford Park & Community Center

Bickford Park is a 6-acre park that includes a ballfield, an outdoor basketball court, playground, and pavilion. Bickford Community Center is on-site and includes a computer lab with internet, a detached indoor pool, and a game room.


All Memphis Parks community centers provide:
• Classes, programs, and events in five core services
• Health, fitness, and wellness services and programs
• Educational development and training services
• Cultural arts programming
• Dance and musical expression
• Character building and social development
• Summer day camp
• A gymnasium, game room, art studio, kitchen, and meeting rooms
• Supervised youth team sports
• Time for free play
• Holiday events


All community centers are available for family reunions, banquets, wedding receptions, business meetings, and more. Some of the activities offered might require an additional fee for persons who live outside the Memphis City Limits.


Call 901-636-0709 for more information.


Director: Jewel Williams
Assistant Director: Daniel Braxton

Indoor Pool

Located at 235 Henry Ave, Memphis, TN 38107


Open swim Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., lessons only 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.


Swim lessons for children: Two-week session Monday through Friday: $25 a session

Swim lessons for adults: Two-week session Monday through Friday: $48 a session


The pool is available for rental. Call 901-636-0708 for more information.



Aquatic centers only accept cashiers’ checks or money orders, payable to the City of Memphis.