Chelsea Recreation Center
430 West 25th Street
New York, NY 10001
9th & 10th avenues
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Located in Chelsea Recreation Center
Cynthaly Pinckney (Center Manager), Rich Martinez (Deputy Center Manager)
Phone: (212) 255-3705
This is an Accessible Recreation Center.
United States veterans and people with disabilities can now become recreation center members for only $25 per year. Visit or call any recreation center to find out more.
On Monday-Friday evenings, the building is open for swimmers only from 9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Monday-Friday 2/20-2/24 Youth Members are permitted in the facility from 12:00 p.m to 6:00 p.m. for school winter recess. After 6:00 P.M. Youth are permitted in building only if attending a structured youth program.
Monday - Friday: 6:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Members are encouraged to secure valuables in security lockers located near the front desk. It is recommended that a strong/sturdy key lock be used to secure belongings in the locker room.
Management reserves the right to amend all schedules & room availabilities without prior notice.
Recreation centers operate in seasonal schedules, with program availability additionally affected by Parks' afterschool and summer camps. Programs rotate in the following increments: January - March, April - June, July - September and October - December.
Media Labs follow their own 6-12 week schedules, depending on the type of class being offered.
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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Afterschool Room (2)
Arts & Crafts Room (1)
Basketball Court (Indoor) (6)
Locker Room (6)
Cardio Room (2)
Media Lab (1)
Dance Room (1)
Pool (Indoor) (1)
Fitness Room (2)
Pool Table (2)
Foosball Table (1)
Table Tennis Table (2)
Game Room (1)
Volleyball Court (Indoor) (2)