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 made payable to City of Berkeley. 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!
Lifeguarding Class December 2015
Closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday on Thursday November 26th* and Friday November 27th
*Open 8:30am - 12:00pm for Swim Before You Feast only
Fall - Holiday closure is Thursday December 24th through Sunday January 3rd, 2016. Pool will be open on Friday January 1st for Swim Into the New Year only.*
*Open 8:30am - 12:00pm for Swim Into the New Year only
Closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday on Thursday November 26th and Friday November 27th
Closed for Christmas on Friday December 25th
Closed for New Year's on Friday January 1st, 2016.
Last day of Private Lessons is Saturday December 12th. Private lessons will re-start in Spring 2016.
Closed for 2015; will re-open in Spring 2016.
More information below, including Shower Program: