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Pools in Recreation Centers

Swimmers doing laps at Chelsea Recreation Center Pool

When you join a recreation center with a pool, you'll have access to year-round swimming and the chance to attend free aquatics programs such as Learn to Swim. Your membership will give you access to use every recreation center in the city, including all 12 indoor pools.

Becoming a Member

Annual memberships for recreation centers with pools cost $150 for adults, and $25 for seniors (ages 62 and older). Membership is free for anyone under the age of 18. As of July 1, 2013, memberships will cost $25 for young adults (ages 18-24).

Learn more

Find a Recreation Center with a Pool

Take a look at the pools below to find out which recreation centers have pools, and to find indoor pool schedules.

Handicap Accessible = Indicates that the pool includes a wheelchair accessible ramp or lift.

Manhattan Pools in Recreation Centers

Asser Levy Pool

Asser Levy Place and E. 23rd Street
  • This is an Accessible PoolIntermediate Pool
    Dimensions: 66' x 26' x 8'

Asser Levy Pool Details

Chelsea Pool

West 25th St. between 9th & 10th Aves
  • This is an Accessible PoolIntermediate Pool
    Dimensions: 75' x 43' x 10'

Chelsea Pool Details

Gertrude Ederle Pool

232 West 60th Street
  • Intermediate Pool
    Dimensions: 60' x 35' x 8'

Gertrude Ederle Pool Details

Hansborough Pool

134th St. between Fifth & Lenox Aves.
  • This is an Accessible PoolIntermediate Pool
    Dimensions: 75' x 35' x 9'

Hansborough Pool Details

Recreation Center 54 Pool

E. 54th St. bet. First and Second Aves.
  • This is an Accessible PoolIntermediate Pool
    Dimensions: 54' x 50' x 12'

Recreation Center 54 Pool Details

Tony Dapolito Pool

Clarkson St. and Seventh Ave. South
  • Intermediate Pool
    Dimensions: 70' x 21' x 8'

Tony Dapolito Pool Details

 

Brooklyn Pools in Recreation Centers

Brownsville Pool

Linden and Mother Gaston Blvds. and Christopher Avenue
  • This is an Accessible PoolIntermediate Pool
    Dimensions: 75' x 30' x 8'

Brownsville Pool Details

Metropolitan Pool

Bedford and Metropolitan Avenues
  • This is an Accessible PoolIntermediate Pool
    Dimensions: 75'x30'

Metropolitan Pool Details

St. John's Pool

Prospect Place, between Troy and Schenectady Avenues
  • This is an Accessible PoolIntermediate Pool
    Dimensions: 75' x 42' x 9'

St. John's Pool Details

 

Queens Pools in Recreation Centers

Flushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink

Avery Avenue and 131 Street
  • This is an Accessible PoolOlympic Pool
    Dimensions: 164' x 82' x 7.5'
  • This is an Accessible PoolDiving Pool
    Dimensions: 164' x 82' x 12.75'
    164' x 82' x 7.5'

Flushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink Details

Roy Wilkins Pool

177th Street and Baisley Boulevard
  • This is an Accessible PoolIntermediate Pool
    Dimensions: 75' x 30' x 9'

Roy Wilkins Pool Details

 

Bronx Pools in Recreation Centers

St. Mary's Pool

St. Ann's Avenue and E. 145th Street
  • This is an Accessible PoolIntermediate Pool
    Dimensions: 72' x 39' x 9'

St. Mary's Pool Details

 

Swimming Programs

Want to learn to swim or improve your stroke? Join one of our free aquatics programs!

Learn more about our swimming programs.

Outdoor Pools

Looking to make a summer splash? Each summer, we open up free outdoor pools in all five boroughs. No recreation center membership is required to use an outdoor pool, even if the pool is located next to a recreation center.

Find an outdoor pool.

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