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Pool Pool


Centralia Municipal Swimming Pool - 1189 E. Booth Street
Swimming Pool Phone: 573-682-2201
Park Department Office Phone: 573-682-5063

Recreation Center Phone: 573-682-2196

General Information for 2016

The swimming season will be from Memorial Day, May 30th through August 13th.

Our 25 meter pool has a swimming area, three slides, two diving boards, and a wading pool.
A concession stand is available with a variety of snacks.
The Municipal Swimming Pool is a smoke free facility.

Daily Swimming Hours

Sunday - Monday - Wednesday - Friday - Saturday - 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Tuesday - Thursday 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Pool can be closed due to weather conditions or a low number of swimmers at the Pool Managers discretion. It will also be closed to the public when hosting swim meets.

Swimming Pool Fees

All passes (season passes and punch cards) may be purchased at the Pool only.

Accepted payment methods: cash, check or money order (credit/debit cards are not accepted)

Daily Admission: Adult (15 & over) $3.50
Child (14 & under) $2.50

Re-entry will be allowed with a dated hand stamp.

Child age 2 and under admitted free with a paid adult admission
(all passes and swim cards are excluded)
Adult 60 years and older admitted free with a paid child admission
(all passes and swim cards are excluded)

Household Pass: Unlimited entries for those listed on the pass

$150 - 4 people or less in household

$160 - 5 people in household

$170 - 6 people in household

$180 - 7 people in household

$190 - 8 people in household

Individual Pass: $80.00 (Unlimited entries to one individual named at purchase)

Adult Swim Card: $55.00 for 20 entries
Child Swim Card: $40.00 for 20 entries

Red Cross Swimming Lessons

Group SwimmingSwimming Lessons are available throughout the season - there will be four 2-week sessions in June, July & August. You must sign up two weeks prior to the session. Registrations will begin on April 1, 2016. Please call the Recreation Center at 573-682-2196 or Swimming Pool for dates and times of sessions.


$40 per person for early sign-up - two weeks prior to the lesson

$50 per person for late sign-up

NEW - $30 for Parent/Child Class, Session 4

Lifeguard Information

Lifeguard certification:

Swim Pre-requisite Course - May 16th from 4 - 5 p.m.

Lifeguard Certification Classes - May 21st, 22nd, 24th & 25th from 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

  • Cost is $60 for employees and $80 for non-employees

Re-Certification Classes - May 25th & 26th - time to be announced later

Lifeguard training class, Lifeguard re-certification including CPR and

CPR certification information will be May 15th, 19th & 20th.

Swim Team

The Centralia Hurricanes Swim Team is a member of the Mid-Missouri Swim Conference, who participates in home and away swim meets. Members practice Monday-Friday from 6:30 - 7:30 a.m. and 7:45 - 8:45 a.m. Practice begins Monday, May 30, 2016. There will be NO practice on July 4, 2016.

Please call the Park Department Office for additional information about swim team.


$60 per person ($110 cap per household)

NEW - Lap Swim

We are offering a lap swim session on Saturday mornings from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. for adults 18 and older for 1.00 per swimmer. Lap swim sessions will begin June 3rd and run through August 12th.

Senior Citizen Swim

Swim time for Senior Citizens, age 60 and older, is held every Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. from June 3rd through August 12th. There is no cost for this swim session.

Private Parties

A private swim party can be scheduled through the Rec Center at (573) 682-2196.

The fee for a 2 hour private party held every night from 6:15 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday or Saturday, and 7:15 p.m. - 9:15 p.m. on Tuesday or Thursday is $175 regardless of the number of people in attendance.

There is a $30 deposit due at the time of scheduling the party. No private parties will be booked after school starts in August.

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