Aquatic Center

The Aquatic Center is located at Memorial Park, 33 E. Glendale at the Recreation Complex. Phone (314) 963-5665 after May27, 2023.


  • Three pools, including a toddler pool, leisure pool, competitive (lap) pool, and spray park playground.
  • Full-service concession area.
  • Bath house with family changing rooms

Hours and Days of Operation

Current Pool Hours

Starting May 27, 2023

Monday - Friday; Noon - 8 p.m.

Weekends, Memorial Day, and Labor Day 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

NOTE: For public safety reasons, the Aquatic Center will be closed the entire day of July 4 to allow for the safe delivery of the fireworks and the set-up. 

August 14 - September 3

Friday; 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Weekends 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. 

(3:30 p.m. for lap swimming)

Toddler Time

May 30 - August 11

Monday - Friday; 10 - 11:30 a.m.

Resident $3.50; Non-Resident $6

Adult Supervisor is free
(Please note: season pass not valid for Toddler Time)



  • The Aquatic Center is open to everyone.
  • Residents must have a valid Recreation Complex ID card to get resident rates.
  • Children under 10 must be accompanied by a supervisor 16 years or older.

Resident Fees

  First in Household
(4-61 years)
Second in 
 Each Additional
(ages 62+)

Season Pass $100 $100 $35 $45
Daily Admission $6   $6

Non-Resident Fees

 First in Household
(4-61 years)
Second in 
Each Additional
(ages 62+)

 Seasonal Pass $195 $195
 $80 $80
 Daily Admission $10 


  • July 6  - the diving boards will be closed at 2:00 pm and the Competitive (lap) Pool will close at 3:30 p.m. for Swim & Dive meets  
  • July 4 the entire Aquatic Center will be closed for fireworks setup.
  • July 20 - the Aquatic Center will close at 4:30 p.m. for Swim Conference Finals. 

The Aquatic Center or individual pools may close at other times.  Advance notice will be posted at the Aquatic Center.

Fees and charges listed on this website may be subject to change. For most up-to-date fees and charges, please see the current recreation program activity guide or call (314) 963-5600.

General Rules

  • Swim diapers are required for non potty-trained guests. Toddler swim diapers are available for purchase at the breezeway concession stand.
  • Still or video cameras are not allowed without permission of management.
  • Coolers and outside food are not allowed into the Aquatic Center.
  • Concessions are available for purchase.  

Toddler Pool

This interactive play area is for children under 48", along with their caregivers. Features include water slide, teeter totter, baby bungee jump, tunnel, water gun, and sprays. 
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Leisure Pool

This pool is designed for all age groups, and has easy access into the water. The pool features an enclosed water slide, an otter slide, lazy river, and bubbles. Maximum depth of the Leisure Pool is 3.5 feet. 

Competitive (Lap) Pool

This is an 8-lane, 25-yard pool and dive tank with two one-meter diving boards. This pool is available to both lap and leisure swimmers. The Webster Waves Swim and Dive Team hosts local competitions during the summer months which will effect the normal closing times. Check the current activity guide for dates and times.  

Spray Park Playground

This is a zero-depth play area with sprays, sprinklers, and dousing attractions+

Inclement Weather

Heavy Rain & Thunderstorms

During heavy rain and thunderstorms, the Aquatic Center will be cleared. Customers will be given a rain check if we are closed for a continuous 30 minute period. Rain checks are valid for one week. Each swimmer must request a rain check in-person from the cashier. 

Continuous Rain Days & Cold Weather

The Aquatic Center Manager will have the option to close pools and attractions due to inclement weather. The first to be closed will be the Children's Pool and the slide. The entire Aquatic Center may be closed if the air temperature at 11:30 a.m. (a half-hour before opening) is 70 degrees or below. 

Aquatic Center Program Cancellations

Please phone (314) 963-5670 for information about classes that may be canceled at the Aquatic Center due to weather situations. An attempt will be made to post cancellations at least 30 minutes prior to start time.  


Registration for Aquatic Center programs is conducted at the Recreation Complex. There are special registration dates for the Swim & Dive Team. 

The Aquatic Center offers the following programs:

  • Swim lessons
  • Dive lessons
  • Water aerobics
  • Swim and Dive Team
  • Special swims and events

For full program information check out our activity guide.


Pool and pool pavilion rentals are available to residents only. 

Pool Pavilion & Pool/Rink Party Room

Reserve a party pavilion or Pool/Rink Party Room for three hours during open pool hours. Rental is $60 plus up to 30 pre-paid guest admissions at $6 per person. Call (314) 963-5656 for availability or more information and complete a Rental Intent form. 

Looking for Concessions during your party? Click here for menu. For more information e-mail Dan Eastham

Aquatic Area Rentals

Webster Groves residents can rent one or several pool areas for evening parties and events. Available rental times are 8:30 or 9:00 - 11:00 p.m. weekdays, or 7:30 - 11:00 p.m. weekends. Call (314) 963-5600 for rates and availability. For availability or more information and complete a Rental Intent form.   

Fees and charges listed on this website may be subject to change. For most up-to-date fees and charges, please see the current recreation program activity guide or call (314) 963-5600.