The Huntsville Aquatics Center is a stunning state-of-the-art facility. At 90,000 square feet, the facility includes three large pools, restrooms, locker rooms, conference and hospitality space, offices, concession space, 264 parking spaces and a terrace overlooking the Brahan Spring Park lagoon. The facility hosts different activities such as swim lessons, lap swim, group exercise classes, swim meets, water polo and more.



Enforced by Parks & Recreation staff.

  • Swimmers under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult over the age of 18.


Rates apply at all City of Huntsville Aquatic Facilities.

General Admission………………………………$4


Honored at all City of Huntsville Aquatic Facilities

3 Month Season Pass Rates
(expires 90 days from date of purchase and valid only for nuclear family of purchasing party / up to five children)

Single…………………………………………….. $70
(can only be used by card owner and expires 90 days from date of purchase)

30-Visit Punch Card……………………………..$90
(can only be used by multiple people and expires one year from date of purchase)

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


A 50-meter, seven-foot-deep pool with seating for 1,400 spectators offers a Colorado Timing System and two display boards and Spectrum starting blocks. For public swim, the water temperature is set at 81 degrees. For competition, it is set at 79 degrees. This pool is utilized for lap swim, water polo and swim meets.

  • Hours of Operation
    • Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
      • 7:30-10 a.m.: Adult lap swim
      • 10 a.m.-2 p.m.: Lap swim
    • Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
      • 10 a.m.-noon: Adult short course lap swim
      • 10 a.m.-noon: Water Polo
      • Noon-4 p.m.: Short course lap swim
    • Sunday, noon-4 p.m.
      • Noon-4 p.m.: Short course lap swim
      • Noon-2 p.m.: Water polo


Legacy Pool is closed for renovation. Improvements will include new bleachers, a new exhaust system and LED lighting. There will also be updates to the roof, pool and deck areas. The pool will reopen in Summer 2024.

This 75-foot-long pool is 36 feet wide. It is three feet deep at the shallow end, ramping down to seven feet deep at the deep end with handicap accessible ramp and stair entries. It includes a bench at one side of the pool with massage jets. The water temperature is kept at 90 degrees. This pool is open for public swim, group exercise and swim lessons

  • Hours of Operation
    • Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
    • Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
    • Sunday, 2-4 p.m.

      Adult Swim:

      Monday – Friday, 7:30-9 a.m., 11 a.m-1 p.m., 5-7 p.m.
      Saturday, 10 a.m.-noon
      Sunday, not available

      Public Family Swim:

      Monday – Friday, 9-11 a.m.
      Monday – Friday, 1-5 pm.
      Saturday, Noon-2 p.m.
      Sunday, 2-4 p.m.Water Exercise:
      Monday – Friday, 7:40-8:30 a.m., noon – 1 p.m.*
      (*No noon water exercise class on Wednesdays)

      Water Aerobics:

      Monday-Thursday, 5:15-6 p.m.

Water Exercise Class
Slower-paced class with a focus on slow movement of joints to improve mobility, flexibility and strength.

Water Aerobics Class
Faster-paced class focusing on raising your heart rate, improving endurance and building strength. Water bells and Pecto Fino exercise equipment are used in these classes.

Lifeguard Class
For information on lifeguard certification and re-certification classes, please call 256-883-3700.

  • Phone:


  • Address:

    Huntsville Aquatics Center

    2213 Drake Ave SW

    Huntsville, AL 35805

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  • Hours:

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

    Saturday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

    Sunday, 12 noon – 4 p.m.

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