The Dr. Richard Showers, Sr. Pool is open year-round and offers a wide variety of swim lessons and group exercise classes. The pool features 2 one-meter Durafirm diving boards and is accessible by hydraulic chair lift. The pool water is a comfortable 84-85 degrees.

Swim lessons, public swim, water aerobics, and other classes are also offered at the Dr. Richard Showers, Sr. Pool, 4600 Blue Spring Road, 35810. For more information, call 256-851-4003.

POOL RULES

Enforced by Parks & Recreation staff.

  • Locker rooms can be used to rinse off before entering the pool. Patrons will not be allowed to return to the locker room after swimming to shower. Dry off on the deck before leaving the facility.
  • Diving board is closed.
  • Maximum time in water is one hour.
  • Only one swimmer per lane.
  • The staff will set the number of people allowed due to social distancing standards for each pool.

AQUATIC FACILITY ADMISSION RATES

Rates apply at all City of Huntsville Aquatic Facilities.

General Admission………………………………$4


SWIM PASS RATES

Honored at all City of Huntsville Aquatic Facilities

3 Month Season Pass Rates
Family……………………………………………..$140
Single…………………………………………….. $70

30-Visit Punch Card……………………………..$90

By City Ordinance only persons 19 years of age or older can purchase a swim pass.


POOL HOURS & ACTIVITIES

Water exercising and aerobics will be permitted. Red Cross classes and swim lessons will not be conducted at this time.

  • Hours of Operation:
    • Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
    • Saturday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Activities: Adult lap swim or water exercise only.
    • Water Exercise Schedule
      • Monday – Friday
        • 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Water Exercise Slow Class (10 per class, no lap lanes during the class time)
        • 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Water Aerobics Fast Class (10 per class, no lap lanes during the class time)
        • 5 p.m. – 5:50 p.m. Water Exercise Slow Class (10 per class, no lap lanes during the class time)

Remember to wash your hands, stay home if sick, avoid close contact, & cover coughs and sneezes. For more information on the City of Huntsville’s response to the coronavirus, see HuntsvilleAL.gov/COVID19.

Contact
  • Phone:

    256-851-4003

  • Address:

    Dr. Richard Showers, Sr. Pool

    4600 Blue Spring Road NW

    Huntsville, AL 35810

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  • Hours:

    Monday – Friday, 6:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.

    Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

    Sunday, 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.