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Thornhill Aquatic & Recreation Centre

To find and register for a program, visit
Thornhill pool's Recreation Program Guide

Swim, learn to swim, dance and so much more is available here. Thornhill Aquatic & Recreation Centre in Northwest Calgary offers martial arts and loads of fitness opportunities. Take a steam or soak in the hot tub, swim lengths or simply enjoy fun and fitness with friends and family. Work up a sweat in our fully equipped weight room with cardio equipment or meet some friends in a fitness class in our aerobics room. We also offer a variety of classes, both drop-in and registered, in aerobics, fitness, aquacize, and deep water. Try one today.

To find registered programs available at Thornhill Aquatic & Recreation Centre, check out the Program Guide.

Thornhill Aquatic & Recreation Centre - Walking Map


Thornhill pool, N.W. Calgary
Thornhill pool

Admission fees:
Aquatic and fitness centre pricing | Deals

Hours of operation:
Facility | Hot tub | Steam room  Babysitting

Location: 6715 Centre St. N. (N.W.) - Map

Phone: 311 or 403-268-CITY (2489) if calling from outside Calgary


Accessibility information

Facility hours

Day Time
Mon - Thu 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Fri 6 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Sat - Sun 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Special Hours
(only pool is open)
​Nov. 11 (Remembrance Day) ​​1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
​Facility Closed April 14 (Good Friday), April 16 (Easter Sunday), May 22 (Victoria Day), July 1 (Canada Day), Aug. 7 (Heritage Day), Sept. 4 (Labour Day), Oct. 9 (Thanksgiving), Dec. 25 (Christmas Day), and Dec. 26 (Boxing Day)
* Hours of operation refer to facility hours only. For public swim times and fitness classes, view the facility schedules.

Weight room hours

Day Time
Mon - Thu 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Fri 6 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Sat - Sun 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
*Private weight training available. 13-15 year olds will be permitted in the weight room only upon completion of the Youth Weight Training course.

Hot tub hours

Day Time
Mon - Thu 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Fri 6 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Sat 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Sun 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Steam room hours

Day Time
Mon - Thu 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Fri 6 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Sat - Sun 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Babysitting hours

Day Time
Mon - Fri 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

About Our Facilities

The Thornhill Aquatic and Recreation Centre has a number of features and amenities for you and your family to enjoy, including:

  • An indoor, 25-metre salt water swimming pool with six lanes. Depth ranges from 1.1 to 1.4 metres. Temperature varies from 28.5 to 30 °C.
  • A dive pool with 1-metre diving board. Pool depth is 3 to 3.7 metres. Temperature varies from 28.5 to 29 °C.
  • A hot tub / whirlpool.
  • A steam room.
  • A weight room with modern cardio equipment.
  • Fitness studio / Multi-purpose room.
  • Special needs change room.
  • Babysitting (All babysitters are certified with Standard First Aid and Basic Rescuer CPR training).
  • Universal change room is available. Privacy stalls available in both the mens/womens change rooms.

This facility also offers a number of registered and drop-in aquatic and fitness classes.

Virtual tour


Looking for more swimming options? Calgary Recreation runs 12 public swimming pools in Calgary.

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