Address: 300 Van Buren Street, NW
Phone: (202) 576-9284
Hours of Operation:
Mon - Fri 6:00am - 9:00pm; Sat & Sun 9:00am - 5:00pm
ADA Accessible: Yes
ID Required: Yes
Senior Programs Offered: Yes
Manager's Name: James Washington
Nearest Metro: Takoma (Red)
Nearest Bus Stop: Metrobus (52, 53, 54, 62, 63, F1, F2, K1, & K2) & RideOn (3, 12, 13, 14, 16, 18, 24, & 25)
Parking: Parking Lot accessible from 3rd Street.
Takoma Aquatic Center
Takoma Aquatic Center is national aquatics complex containing a 50-meter by 25 yard competition pool and leisure pool. Takoma hosts multiple annual swim meets and other aquatic events including the Black History Invitational Swim Meet. In addition the center offers an array of program from water exercise classes to water polo. This pool has 17 25 yard lap lanes.
- General Public Swim:
- Mon - Fri 6:00am - 9:00pm
- Sat, Sun 9:00am - 5:00pm
Takoma Aquatic Center Lap Lane Schedule
Monday - Friday
Middle Lap Lanes Open: 6:00am-6:00pm
Middle Lap Lanes Open: 8:00pm-9:00pm
Deep Lap Lanes Open: 6:00am-3:30pm
Deep Lap Lanes Open: 5:30pm-7:30pm
Middle Lap Lanes Open: 12:30pm-5:00pm
Deep Lap Lanes Open: 9:00am-5:00pm
Middle Lap Lanes Open: 9:00am-5:00pm
Deep Lap Lanes Open: 11:00am - 5:00pm
The Takoma Aquatic Center children's pool is now open. However, please call and confirm with Takoma management about the status of the water temperature and check the DPR Aquatic Facility Map page for updates. Temperature drops will result in temporary closures.
Takoma Aquatic Center will be closed from Monday 12/15 through Sunday 1/4 for annual preventative maintenance.
Due to our scheduled permits and swim team competitions this coming winter, our class schedule will vary in fall through winter 2014. Please check with site management with any questions or concerns.
- Children's Pool
- Fitness Center
- Indoor Swimming Pool
ProgramsCurrent Programs: The following programs are currently being held at this center. To register for a program go to the DPR Registration System.
|Water Aerobics: Low Impact Water Aerobics||9/30 - 10/23||9:00 AM - 10:00 AM||Tu Th|
|Water Aerobics: Senior Body Wise||9/17 - 10/10||10:00 AM - 11:00 AM||We Fr|
|Water Aerobics: Senior Shallow Water||9/30 - 10/23||10:00 AM - 11:00 AM||Tu Th|
Upcoming Programs: The following program will be available for registration on Monday October 6, 2014 at 6:30AM.
|Learn to Swim for Adults: Level 1||10/27 - 11/19||6:00 PM - 6:30 PM||Mo We|
|Learn to Swim for Adults: Level 2||10/27 - 11/19||6:45 PM - 7:15 PM||Mo We|
|Learn to Swim for Adults: Level 3||10/27 - 11/19||7:30 PM - 8:15 PM||Mo We|
|Learn to Swim for Children: Level 1||10/28 - 11/25||5:00 PM - 5:30 PM||Tu Th|
|Learn to Swim for Children: Level 2||10/28 - 11/25||5:45 PM - 6:15 PM||Tu Th|
|Learn to Swim for Children: Level 3||10/28 - 11/25||6:30 PM - 7:15 PM||Tu Th|
|Learn to Swim for Seniors: Level 1||10/27 - 11/19||9:30 AM - 10:00 AM||Mo We|
|Learn to Swim for Seniors: Level 2||10/27 - 11/19||10:15 AM - 10:45 AM||Mo|
|Water Aerobics: Low Impact Water Aerobics||11/4 - 12/2||9:00 AM - 10:00 AM||Tu Th|
|Water Aerobics: Senior Body Wise||10/22 - 11/14||9:00 AM - 10:00 AM||We Fr|
|Water Aerobics: Senior Shallow Water||11/4 - 12/2||10:00 AM - 11:00 AM||Tu Th|