Bickford Aquatic Park and Center is a 6-acre community center, park, indoor pool and common spot for residents and students in Uptown, Memphis, TN. Home to Bickford Swimming Pool, Aquatic Amenities and more.
Bickford is an indoor swimming pool that is free of charge to the city. It’s a really comfortable lap swimming pool. They also have a dive board area which is 12 feet deep. They give an adult swim starting at 8 a.m. Monday through Friday.
- Swimming lessons for children: Monday through Friday, 6-6:45 p.m. For two weeks now. $25 per session
- Swimming lessons for adults: Monday through Friday, 6-6:45 p.m. For two weeks now. $48 per session
- Call 901-566-9685 for location
Both swimmers on a swim team or attending a swim class must complete the Aquatic Activity Registration Form prior to class at the City Pool. Please download the form by clicking on the link above or pick up a form from your local pool.
Pool party room rentals
Pool party room rentals are on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. – at 8 p.m. And on Saturday 9 a.m. – at 1 p.m. The rooms have direct access to the pool and the space can hold between 15 and 30 people. Water workers will set up a room, tenants will bring their own food, drink and thus enjoy the pool at the same time. Cost: $100 for two hours in addition to a refundable cleaning deposit of $100. Aquatic Centers only accept cashier checks or money orders, payable to the City of Memphis.
Bickford Aquatics is the quietest indoor pool facility operated by professionals with a passion for the Memphis inner-city neighborhood and colleges. Bickford Aquatic Park and Center is a very good facility with both swimming lanes and an open deep end for scuba divers. It’s very clean in the swimming area and the toilets. The staff is fantastic and helpful.
Indeed, The Bickford Aquatic Facility is a great place for everyone who is up for a swim, swimming lesson, or just for leisure. It has great amenities and the management is excellent in keeping the facility safe and clean.
Need a pool to cool off in while in Memphis, Tennessee? Check out these amazing pools our city is blessed to offer:
- Gooch Park Swimming Pool
- Hickory Hill Aquatic Center
- Ed Rice Community Center Outdoor Pool
- Kroc Center Memphis
- Grove Park Swimming Pool
- Devonshire Gardens Community Pool
These amazing public swimming pools are located just down the street from our location at Summer Avenue between Estridge Drive and Eastern Drive.