Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center
232 West 60th Street
New York, NY 10023
Cross Streets: West End Avenue and Amsterdam Avenue
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Located in Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center
Center Manager: Tuwanda Harmon
Deputy Center Manager: Sandi Higgins
Phone: (212) 397-3159
This is an Accessible Recreation Center.
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Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday:
6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday - Sunday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The swimming pool is open Monday - Friday: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM & Saturday: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
A swim cap is required to use the pool.
Monday - Friday: 6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Members are encouraged to secure valuables in security lockers located near the front desk. All other belongings must be secured in the locker room, and it is recommended that a strong/sturdy key lock be used.
Management reserves the right to amend all schedules & room availabilities without prior notice.
On holidays (New Year's Day and Eve, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Easter, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Election Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and Eve, and Christmas Day and Eve), recreation center hours will change. Please visit our Recreation Center Holiday Schedule for details.
Recreation Center Membership Gift Cards
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Pool (Indoor) (1)
Dance Room (1)
Locker Room (3)
Table Tennis Table (2)
Computer Resource Center (1)
Fitness Room (1)
Basketball Court (Indoor) (1)
Multipurpose Room (2)
Accessible Fitness Equipment (4)