Effective January 24, 2022

New hours of operation for the Pool:

Monday to Saturday:  6:00am to 9:00pm

Sunday and Statutory Holidays:  7:00am to 8:00pm

In accordance with current Provincial Health Orders, the City of Richmond:

  • is requiring proof of vaccination and government issued ID to access swimming pools

  • may be required to limit capacity at some facilities

Make a big splash at Minoru Centre for Active Living with three large swimming pools suitable for all ages and abilities. Whether swimming laps, soaking in a hot tub, taking a “polar plunge” into a cold pool, joining an aqua fit class or splashing around in the leisure pool, there is something for everyone!


Preregistration is no longer required, please drop in to visit our facility.


Aquatic Centre Features

Leisure Pool

  • River run with spray features and jetted seating area
  • Zero depth entry splash area for toddlers
  • 120L mega soaker tipping bucket
  • Double-wide child slide
  • “Errant Rain Cloud” interactive public art installation
  • Accessible entry 
  • Temperature set at 32°C

 Teach Pool

  • 6 lane 25-metre lap pool
  • Depths of 1.2 metres to 1.5 metres
  • Unique accessible infinity/transfer edge
  • Temperature set at 30°C

Lap Pool

  • 8 lane 25-metre pool
  • Drop Slide
  • Rock climbing wall
  • 1 metre diving board
  • Depths of 1.2 metres to 3.5 metres
  • Unique accessible infinity/transfer edge
  • Temperature set at 28°C

Family Hot Pool

    • Largest hot pool in Canada with 110 pressure jets throughout
    • Accessible ramp for easy entry
    • Depth of 1 metre
    • Temperature set at 38°C

Wellness Area

    • Adult hot pool with temperatures set at 40°C and fitted with pressure jets
    • A “polar plunge” cold pool set at 15-17°C

Drop Slide (located in the 8 lane pool)

    • A slide with a 5 foot free-fall drop into the water

Climbing wall (located in the 8 lane pool)

    • A 12 foot (3.5m) wide climbing wall that allows two climbers to scale up to 16 feet above the water

1 metre diving board (located in the 8 lane pool)

Change Rooms

    • Featuring both universal and gender-specific change areas
    • Showers, change stalls and day use lockers