Family swimming

The London Aquatics Centre is the perfect place to go for a family swim. We have lots of facilities to make swimming fun for everyone.

The 50m long Training Pool, known as the 'hidden pool' during London 2012, is split into two 25m pools with the floor raised to a safe and shallow depth perfectly suited to children and less able swimmers.

We have plenty of family and unisex changing rooms, a dedicated buggy parking and a family locker room. 

Price for a swim start from £4.95 for adults and £2.50 for children aged three and above. Plus, children aged under three are able to swim for free.

Swim safety rules apply.

Swim for Families

Bring the whole family along to one of our Swim for Family sessions, ideal for splashing around and having some fun. We have a wide range of floats and equipment available.

Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult and swim safety rules apply. Children aged under three can swim for free.

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Swim for All

Located in the Training Pool, our Swim for All sessions provide a general swim session for anyone looking to just enjoy the water in an open, un-laned environment.

Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult and swim safety rules apply. Children aged under three swim for free.

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Inflatable Aqua Splash sessions

We have three version of our inflatable Aqua Splash sessions which offers something for all ages and swimming abilities.

All Aqua Splash, Extreme Aqua Splash, and Ultimate Aqua Splash sessions are available at weekends and during school holidays. 

Aqua Splash

Set in the Training Pool, our inflatable obstacle course is available as a 20 metre wipe-out course 'Aqua Splash' set in shallow water. This sessions is aimed at families with kids over the age of 5 and for swimmers who aren't competant swimmers yet.

Extreme Aqua Splash

Our 40 metre long 'Extreme Aqua Splash' inflatable obstacle course in the Competition Pool, is designed for families with kids over the age of 8 who are competant swimmers. The Competition Pool's water depth is set to 3 mentres deep, this session involves a lot of swimming so is only for competatnt swimmers who can swim over 100 mentres in one go in deep water. This session does not include the Dive Pool inflatables.

Ultimate Aqua Splash

Our newest version of the aquatic inflatable assault course fun, Ultimate Aqua Splash, has two inflatable slides coming off the 3m and 5m dive platforms into the Dive Pool, a new Aqua Run on the Dive Pool as well as the 40 metre long obstacle course in the competition pool.

Ultimate Aqua Splash is the UK's largest indoor inflatable aquatic experience.

Important information

Children must be aged at five years plus for Aqua Splash and eight years plus for Extreme Aqua Splash and Ultimate Aqua Splash as well as be able to competently swim 100 meters.

Tickets cost £5.00 for children and £7.50 for adults for Aqua Splash and Extreme Aqua Splash. Tickets for Ultimate Aqua Splash cost £7.50 for children and £10 for adults.

There is a £2 spectator fee charged to anyone wanting to come into the centre to watch any of the Aqua Splash sessions.

Tickets go on-sale approximately three weeks in advance but this may vary slightly. These sessions sell-out quickly so we recommend booking in advance.

Please note that all Ultimate Aqua Splash, Extreme Aqua Splash and Aqua Splash bookings are non-refundable and can not be changed or altered.

 

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Prices


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Please Note - Online Ticketing is Non Refundable and Non Transferable once purchased

Pool Programme

Time
Activity
Pool
Lanes

Venue details

Accessibility

  • Adapted for wheelchairs

    Adapted for wheelchairs

  • Disabled toilet

    Disabled toilet

  • Accessible Parking

    Accessible Parking

  • Poolside hoist

    Poolside hoist

  • Ramp Access

    Ramp Access

  • Accessible Changing

    Accessible Changing

  • Lift

    Lift

  • Poolside Facilities

    Poolside Facilities

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  • Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
  • London
  • E20 2AQ
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