Columbus Aquatics Center
|17 and under|
- Only available in September–May.
- Anyone 6 years and older must have a Leisure Card.
- Anyone 12 and under requires attendance by an adult.
- Register and pay online or in person.
No open swim is offered in summer.
Columbus Recreation and Parks Department offers affordable swimming lessons taught by American Red Cross Water Safety Instructors. All classes are 40 minutes, with the exception of Infant Toddler Lessons which are 30 minutes.
Class Fees: $40 for residents and $50 for non-residents.
Scholarships: PLAY Scholarships are available to help cover $20 in fees. Explore requirements.
Age: 6 mo. to 3 years
Age: 6-14 years
The water offers a unique workout environment that is low impact but also high resistance making it an excellent option for a variety of fitness needs including therapeutic, strength and flexibility.
A variety of classes are offered throughout the week including evenings and weekends.Explore
Sessions are for adults and are available in the mornings and evenings.Explore
Our youth stroke clinic focuses on improving swimming techniques beyond lessons.Explore
Our youth dive clinic focuses on improving dive techniques.Explore