1831 Lafayette Road(317) 327-7190
DirectionsDownload a park map
*except for rental programs
For information about "Open Gym" call for available hours.
HistoryMunicipal Gardens has earned a reputation around the country for its national champion Amateur Athletic Union ( AAU) basketball teams. Rising out of the annual Jr. Basketball League, Municipal Garden's teams earned the national championship title nine times and national championship runner up titles six times since the program started in 1955.
Municipal Gardens Dad's Club Football League has been in existence since 1956 and is dedicated to the youth of the greater Indianapolis community. Dad's Club football is just one of the many ways to teach teamwork, unity, and respect for themselves and others. (Games and practices are currently housed at Riverside Park.)
When is your spray pool open to the public?The Municipal Gardens Park spray pool is open Memorial Day through Labor Day. Regular season hours are dawn to dusk. Spray pool is free and open to the public.
Do I have to rent the shelter? Or can I just show up and try and claim the location I want?Shelter is first come, first served, or you can pay a $75 fee to reserve the shelter for an entire day.
AmenitiesGymnasiumMulti-purpose room (available as a rental)Game roomKitchenSpray poolShelterPlaygroundConference Room Outdoor basketball court