The City of Berkeley Aquatics Swim Program offers two swim centers in different areas of the city. Programs include Red Cross Learn to Swim classes, Berkeley Aquatics Masters Swim Team, Berkeley Barracudas Swim Team, Family Swim, Fitness Workout, Independent Exercise, Lap Swim, Senior Disabled Quiet Swim, Senior Exercise, and Private/Semi-private Lessons. Much of the foregoing information is included for your convenience in the information noted below.
Payment policy: Pools do not make or give change. Please pay exact admission fee using cash or checks only; we do not accept credit or debit cards. Thank you. City of Berkeley Parks Rec & Waterfront Business Practices
Shower policy: Due to extreme drought conditions, showers are strictly limited to 3 minutes or less. Thank you for your cooperation!
Shower Program will be closed from Friday October 9th through Monday October 12th for floor maintenance.
King Pool will be closed for Indigenous People's Day on Monday October 12th.
Starting October 3rd: Private lessons will be on Saturdays only
King Private Lessons 10/3/15 - 12/12/15
Starting October 10th: Saturday AM Lap time will change to 7:30 - 8:30am and Saturday BAM will change to 8:30 - 10:00am.
Starting October 13th: Midday weekday programs will be back at King Pool:
King Fall - Holiday Starts 10/13/15
Last day of operation for 2015 is Friday October 9th. Pool will re-open in Spring 2016.
West Campus Late Fall 9/15/15 - 10/9/15