Free Chess Tournament at the Library!Free at the Library!We hold weekly meetings on Wednesday from 7:30pm to ? at The Connection Tutoring Center,  4726 Poplar Ave #7, Memphis, TN 38117. 

The Memphis Chess Club Inc. is now called Memphis Historic Chess Foundation, a 501c3 non-profit organization. 

Congratulations to Curt Jones, who is in the Tennessee Chess Association Hall of Fame!

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the club is closed until further notice.  The City Championship and Amateur Championship are postponed.  See global map for the Coronavirus outbreak!  

For now, we are conducting online tournaments on Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday per lichess.org. Visit the club's Facebook page for more information.
These events are run by Alexander B. King, our current City Champion.

Check out Dwight Weaver's new issue of  Chess Advocate Volume 04, Number 03!

The new club, Memphis Chess Club, will be moving to 195 Madison Avenue in a few months.

Game of the Day returns!  The following game is from Memphis Candidates on January 03, 2004.  See games from current events!


Memphis Historic Chess Foundation