Recreation Department Mission Statement
The Recreation Department is dedicated to improving the quality of life in Richmond by celebrating the diversity of its residents and building understanding through interactions in its recreation programs, parks, facilities, and cultural events. The department is committed to providing the highest quality recreation, parks, programs and services at a good value to our customers.

"We are inclusive and embrace diversity with dedication and commitment to provide beneficial lifelong learning opportunities with exceptional recreation programs, parks, and customer service."

Core Values
  • Safety
  • Dedication
  • Health and Wellness
  • Diversity
  • Embracing Change
  • Community
  • Honesty
  • Fun
Richmond Recreation - Rich in People, Rich in Play

Please Note:

The Richmond Swim Center is currently closed due to maintenance. Most swim programs have been relocated to the Richmond Plunge. For swim program schedules, please check Richmond Plunge or you may call the Richmond Plunge at (510) 620-6820.

We apologize for any inconvenience.