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City of Bakersfield Recreation & Parks operates four public pool facilities of which three are seasonal and one is the year-round McMurtrey Aquatic Center. The department strives to offer safe, fun, affordable, and healthy aquatic programs for all ages.
Current programs and schedules are in the Activities Brochure.





 NEW! We are approaching that time of the year, when McMurtrey Aquatic Center temporarily closes to complete yearly preventative and corrective maintenance. The 2020 facility maintenance closure is scheduled for November 12th through November 29that McMurtrey Aquatic Center. All programs will be suspended during this time, but the administrative office will remain open.


 Aquatic Office Location
1325 Q Street, Suite 200
Bakersfield, CA 93301