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Turkey Thicket Aquatic Center

Turkey Thicket Aquatic Center

The Turkey Thicket Aquatic Center is one of DPR's premier indoor aquatic centers.

Located in the heart of the Brookland neighborhood, this center offers regular "Learn to Swim" classes for youth, adults and seniors; water aerobics classes and lifeguard training. The pool offers a six (6) lane, 25-yard configuration and is located within the Turkey Thicket Recreation Center.

General Information

Address: 1100 Michigan Avenue, NE
Ward: 5
Nearest Metro: Brookland-CUA (Red)
Parking: Parking lot accessible from Michigan Ave.
Hours of Operation: Refer to Indoor Pools page for hours
Direct: (202) 576-9235
Aquatics HQ: (202) 671-1289


  • Indoor Pool
  • Children's Pool
  • Feature: Pool is located within Turkey Thicket Recreation Center

Services and Program 

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

If you are interested in holding an event or meeting at this location, please fill out DPR's permit application.  Please note, that there are associated fees and requirements when permitting any DPR facility or property.