Muncie Parks Department

About the Office

This department is managed by a board of parks and recreation. The board consists of four members appointed by the mayor in accordance with Indiana Statutes and one ex-officio member, appointed by the board of school trustees for the Muncie community schools. The department of parks and recreations responsibilities include but not be limited to those powers, duties, and responsibilities delegated by IC 36-10-3. Construction, operation, and maintenance of all city parks and recreation facilities, and any other powers, duties, and responsibilities assigned by state law, the city code, and the mayor.

Come out and enjoy Muncie's robust park system!  Whether you are looking for a place to swim, fish, hike, bike or just enjoy the outdoors we have it all!  We encourage everyone to enjoy and utilize our park system. Come out and play!

Physical Activity & Exercise Locations (Map) 

Visit Muncie Parks Muncie's Parks

Prairie Creek Reservoir Prairie Creek Reservoir

Muncie Urban Forestry Muncie Urban Forestry

 Tuhey Pool

Special Use Application

1800 South Grant Street
Muncie, IN 47303
7am - 3pm (M-F)
Closed for Lunch 11-12

Carl Malone
Superintendent of Parks

It is said that John Dillinger, the infamous bank robber passed through Muncie in July of 1933. He did not rob any banks here because he was afraid of a train hindering his getaway plan.

Learn more about the history of Muncie

Office of the Mayor
The Honorable Daniel Ridenour

Muncie City Hall
Third Floor
300 N High Street
Muncie, IN 47305
(765) 747-4845
8am - 4pm (M-F)