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Takoma Aquatic Center

Takoma Aquatic Center

*NEWS - Takoma Aquatic Center is currently closed for winter maintenance-  to begin Monday, January 13 and last through Sunday, February 2, 2020.
The facility is expected to reopen on Monday, February 3, 2020.


The Takoma Aquatic Center, a national aquatics complex, contains a 17 lane, 50-meter by 25-yard competition pool; an elevated spectator's seated area; a fitness center and a children's pool.

Takoma hosts special events such as USA Swimming's National "Swimja" event and the DPR's Annual Black History Invitational Swim Meet

General Information   

Address: 300 Van Buren Street, NW
Ward: 4
Nearest Metro: Takoma (Red) 
Parking: Parking Lot (3rd St entrance)
or Street Parking available
Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri: 6 am - 9 pm
Sat & Sun: 9 am - 5 pm
Takoma Lap Lane Schedule 
Direct: (202) 576-9284 
Aquatics HQ: (202) 671-1289


  • Indoor Pool
  • Children/Leisure Pool
  • Fitness Center

Services and Programs

Please note, a valid, government-issued photo ID (driver's/non-driver's license or passport) is required to enter all DPR aquatic facilities.