117 Alphabet Ln.828-438-5380

The Morganton Aquatics Center is a great place to exercise, learn to swim or have a birthday party! 

While we continue to follow indoor COVID-19 restrictions, the pool is not functioning as a "recreational" pool. Use is limited to lap swimmers and aerobic exercising for adults.

Aquatic Programs


Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday   6:00 am to 1:00 pm  
Water Aerobics: Monday - Friday   8:30 am to 9:30 am  


25 yard pool with five lanes  
Depth: 3.5 feet to 5 feet to 9 feet to 6 feet
Lobby area available for parties
Locker rooms and showers

Annual Membership

An Annual Recreation Membership runs from May 1 to April 30, and includes the Aquatic Center Indoor Pool, Collett Street Outdoor Pool, and Collett Street Recreation Center Exercise and Weight Room. Go to Annual Membership page.

Daily Pass





Student    $2.75 $3.25
Adult    $4.00 $5.00
Senior    $3.00 $3.75
Groups of 10 or more with 24-hour notice    $2.00  $2.50

Monthly Pass




Individual    $25.00 $30.00
Senior    $15.00 $20.00
Family    $35.00 $45.00
Healthways and SilverSneakers members    No Charge No Charge

Summer Pass




Individual    $45.00 $60.00
Senior    $35.00 $50.00
Family    $100.00 $125.00

Open Swim

There is no open swim allowed at this time.

Monday - Friday    N/A
Saturday    N/A
* Schedule subject to change.

Lap Swim

Monday - Friday    6:00 am - 1:00 pm
* Schedule subject to change.

Senior Activities

There are no senior activities at this time.

Monday - Friday    N/A
Saturday    N/A

Birthday Parties

Days & Hours    


Labor Day through Memorial Day:

10:00 - 11:45 am
1:00 - 2:45 pm
3:00 - 4:45 pm

Memorial Day through Labor Day:

11:00am - 12:45pm

Lobby Rental     20 or less participants: $25.00
21 or more: $50.00
Price per swimmer     Residents: $2.00 per swimmer
Non-residents: $2.50 per swimmer

Private Parties

    Fee: $125 plus $1.00 per swimmer, minimum charge $250 for two-hour period. Call 828-438-5380 for details.


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