Please Note: William Woollett Jr. Aquatics Center is undergoing a facility rehabilitation project. Beginning Monday, November 7, the instructional pool will be closed and beginning Monday, November 14, the competition pool will be closed. The project is expected to take approximately three months and includes new plaster and tile for the instructional and competition pools, as well as upgrades to the facilities filtration and chemical systems. During the closure, some programming will be reduced or suspended as only deep water will be available. For information on the project, please email or 949-724-6717.


The City of Irvine operates year-round municipal programs in unique aquatic facilities. The world renowned William Woollett Jr. Aquatics Center provides a “world class” venue for local, regional and national competitive events and features two 50 meter pools and a 25 yard instruction pool. The Northwood Aquatics Center features a 50 meter pool. Aquatics activities include a combination of instructional, educational, recreational and competitive programs offered by the City and a number of local nonprofit aquatic organizations.

The City’s Learn To Swim program is one of the largest municipal swimming programs in Southern California.