Important Message

To combat the spread of COVID-19 the Palm Desert Aquatic Center is

taking precautionary measures by

suspending operations March 14-April 30.

Please revisit the site for up-to-date information

 for any potential extension to the April 30 date.   

All pass holders will have their passes

placed on hold and extended once we reopen.  

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Class Schedule and Fees


Pool Hours, Schedule and Fees


Water and Land Classes

Facility Rentals

Cabanas, Swim Gear, Multi-Purpose Room

Welcome to the Palm Desert Aquatic Center

Splash into year-round fun at the Palm Desert Aquatic Center featuring three pools, multiple slides, diving boards, and a variety of play features designed to delight water lovers of all ages. All or part of the 8-acre facility can be rented for private parties, corporate events, swimming competitions, and other special occasions. Located in Palm Desert's Civic Center Park, the Aquatic Center is owned by the City of Palm Desert and operated by Family YMCA of the Desert.

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Recreational Pool

Monday - Friday 

11:00am - 3:45pm

Saturday & Sunday

11:00am - 5:00pm

Zero Depth*

Monday - Friday 

11:00am - 3:45pm

Saturday & Sunday

11:00am - 5:00pm

Splash Playground, Slides & Diving Boards

Re-Opens April 2020

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