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Barry Farm Recreation Center

Barry Farm Recreation Center

One of the newest facilities in the DPR inventory, the Barry Farm Recreation Center has something for everyone. The former seasonal-only outdoor pool is now a year-round indoor facility with the District's second indoor water slide.

General Information

Address: 1230 Sumner Road, SE
Ward:  8
Nearest Metro: Anacostia Metro Station (Green)
Parking: Parking Lot accessible via Sumner Road
Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri: 6am - 4pm
Sat: 9am - 1pm
Closed Sun
Contact: Direct: (202) 442-5328
Email: Customer Service 


  • Indoor
    • Indoor Pool
    • Gymnasium with spectator seating for 250 people
    • Game area
    • Fitness room
    • Computer lab
    • Senior lounge
    • Teen room
    • Kitchen
    • Multipurpose rooms
    • Indoor pool with lap lanes + leisure area with slides
    • Locker rooms
  • Outdoor
    • Multipurpose synthetic field for football, baseball, and soccer
    • Press box
    • Bleacher seating for 400
    • Playground
    • Basketball courts
    • Parking garage

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