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Chess Pocket Parks

The Saint Louis Chess Club has installed permanent chess tables, creating Chess Pocket Parks, throughout Saint Louis City. In order to expand the appreciation and knowledge of chess, the Saint Louis Chess Club will host chess lessons and training for a few hours each week. Grab your friends and play some chess outside today!

 

 

Saturdays from April - September (Schedule is subject to change due to weather) 

 

Francis Park 

  • Located in south Saint Louis City, 2 chess tables
  • Chess class held on Saturdays, 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Benton Park

  • Located inside the park off Arsenal Street,  2 chess tables
  • Chess class held on Saturdays, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Old North Saint Louis

  • Located in historic north Saint Louis City,  4 chess tables
  • Chess class held on Saturdays, 1:30 pm - 3:30pm

Tilles Park

  • Located at the intersection of Hampton and Fyler, 2 chess tables
  • Chess class held on Saturdays, 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Forest Park

  • Located in iconic Forest Park, next to Steinberg Skating Rink, 4 chess tables
  • Chess class held on Saturdays 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Piazza Imo

  • Located on "The Hill" across the street from Saint Ambrose church, 6 chess tables
  • Chess class held on Saturdays, 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Grand Center

  • Located by the Fox Theater, 2 chess tables

Better Family Life

  • Located east of the YMCA on Page, 3 chess tables

Lincoln Park

  • Located in  East St. Louis’s South End neighborhood

Coming Soon!

Love Bank Park

  • Corner of Cherokee St. and Nebraska