Recreation Centers & Pools

CENTER CLOSURES | As of Dec. 14, 2022: Central Park Recreation Center and Rude Recreation Center will be closed until further notice while the City & County of Denver is utilizing the space as an emergency shelter. Regional Level, My Denver Prime and My Denver Card members have access to all Denver recreation centers and pools. In addition, Twentieth Street Recreation Center will be closed until further notice while the space is utilized to assist in the recent arrival of migrants to Denver. Upcharge fees for members are being waived for access to all other Denver recreation centers and pools. Learn more about the city's emergency sheltering effort.

Denver Parks & Recreation (DPR) operates 30 recreation centers, 29 pools and 10 program areas, providing safe spaces and dynamic activities for communities throughout the city to enjoy. 

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Denver Parks & Recreation (DPR) Inclusion Philosophy:

DPR’s guiding principles provide Every Person in the city with equitable access to quality programs and amenities. We strive to enable everyone to participate in any activity offered by the Department.  DPR strives to provide an environment that welcomes diversity and empowers communities to create a better place in which everyone can live and thrive. Inclusion support options are available for people with disabilities when registering for activities.  

View the Recreation Customer Code of Conduct Policy(PDF, 4MB)

Interested in financial assistance through Denver Parks & Recreation? Email for complete details. 

Recreation centers follow the city's holiday closure schedule.