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Aquatics Slideshow

The Recreation Department offers affordable, year-round aquatic programs at two locations, the Richmond Plunge and the Richmond Swim Center. We offer a wide variety of programs. All programs are  led by professional, enthusiastic, American Red Cross certified pool staff. Swimmers of all ages and abilities will discover that the benefits of aquatic instruction, recreation and fitness are endless.

Admission & Supervision Requirements
for Richmond Swim Center
Due to the water depth of the pool: Children less than 48 inches tall (outdoor pool), 60 inches tall (indoor pool), or under the age of seven, must be attended by and supervised at arms distance in the water and deck area at all times by an adult with a limit of two children per adult, or by a non-adult (a responsible person 15 years of age minimum) with a limit of one child to one non- adult.

City Holidays                                   Days Observed 
  • New Years Day                    January 1, 2015
  • Martin L. King Jr. Day          January 19, 2015
  • Presidents Day                    February 16, 2015
  • Memorial Day May 25, 2015
  • Independence Day              July 3, 2015
  • Labor Day                            September 7, 2015
  • Admission Day                     September 9, 2015
  • Indigenous Peoples Day      October 12, 2015
  • Veteran's Day November 11, 2015
  • Thanksgiving Day                November 26, 27, 2015
  • Christmas Day                 December 25, 2015

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.