Are you looking for the best place to take kids swimming in Indy? Are you looking for indoor swimming facilities with open swim times? Here are the best places to take your kids swimming year round. My kids love swimming. Mostly they love the feel of the water, the giggling, the unexpected and the splashing…a lot of splashing!
Looking for swim lessons for kids? Here are children’s swim lessons in Indianapolis. As with all activities and events listed on our site, please call ahead to confirm dates and hours of operation, weather & maintenance closings and prices.
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Splash Island Indoor Aquatic Center
651 Vestal Rd., Plainfield 317.839.POOL
$8.75 adults/$7.50 youth/$5.50 preschool. Discounts for Plainfield residents. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 11am-1pm and 5pm-9pm, Tuesdays & Thursdays 11am-2pm, Saturdays & Sundays 1pm-9pm. Winding river, 2 story water slide, children’s play area and zero depth entry!
Krannert Family Aquatic Center
605 S. High School Rd., Indianapolis 317.327.7375
$3 adults/$2 kids, kids 2 and under free. Tuesdays & Thursdays 11am-1pm and 4-5:30pm, Saturday 1:30-5:30pm
Indy Island Aquatic Center
8575 E. Raymond St., Indianapolis 317.862.6876
$5 adults/$4 kids weekdays +$1 weekends, kids 2 and under free. Wednesdays & Fridays 4-8pm, Saturdays & Sundays 12-5pm. Our favorite feature is the water playhouse with a small slide, geysers, and lots of spray features!
LaShonna Bates Indoor Aquatics Center
1450 S. Reisner St., Indianapolis 317.327.7340
$3 adults/$2 kids, kids under 2 free. Thursday & Friday 4pm-7pm, Saturday noon-5pm. Children’s play area with geysers, waterfalls, other spray features and a water slide! Zero depth entry.
4649 W. Vermont St., Indianapolis 317.327.7390
$3 adults/$2 kids. Monday, Wednesday, Fridays 11am-12:30pm & 4-5:45pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays 4-5:45pm and Saturdays 12-4pm.
Featuring a rock climbing wall.
George Washington Community School Pool
2215 W. Washington St. Door #6, Indianapolis 317.327.5918
$3 adults/$2 kids. Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:30-6:30pm & Saturday 12-4pm. Aquaclimb rockwall and splashketball hoop.
Monon Community Center Indoor Pool
Central Park Drive East, Carmel 317.848.7275
$10 adults/$6 kids, age 2 & under free. Monday-Friday 9am-8pm, Saturday noon-8pm, Sunday 9am-7pm. Waterslides are open 4:15pm-8pm Moday – Friday and during regular pool hours on Saturday and Sunday.
Zero-depth activity pool, Tot slide, Interactive water features, Vortex, Two water slides.
Caribbean Cove Hotel/Indoor Waterpark
3850 DePauw Boulevard, Indianapolis 317.872.9790
Fridays 4-10pm, Saturdays 10am-10pm, Sundays 10am-7pm and weekdays during peak season. Day passes are $15 (special discounts with school ID’s or donations for Gleaner’s Foodbank) During spring break, day passes are $25 and special hours are available.
Your Local YMCA of Greater Indianapolis – Many clubs offer use of the pool for the price of a day pass. You will need to check with your local club for open swim hours and prices and polices regarding guest passes.
My name is Katy Mann, and I'm the creator of Indy with Kids. With over 10 years of experience working with children, and my excitement towards the great city of Indianapolis; I offer readers guidance about great events and activities to do around Indianapolis with their kids and grandchildren. Join us on our family travels and adventures across the country!