Aquatics 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 Requirementsfor 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. DayJanuary 19, 2015
Presidents DayFebruary 16, 2015
Memorial DayMay 25, 2015
Independence DayJuly 3, 2015
Labor DaySeptember 7, 2015
Admission DaySeptember 9, 2015
Indigenous Peoples DayOctober 12, 2015
Veteran's DayNovember 11, 2015
Thanksgiving DayNovember 26, 27, 2015
Christmas DayDecember 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 checkRichmond Plungeor you may call the Richmond Plunge at (510) 620-6820.