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Hitchin Swimming Centre

We offer a variety of facilities including indoor and outdoor pools, Cafe, kinetika@Archers Health Club, Pool parties and soft play parties. Two of our four pools are outdoors and have been a popular summer venue since 1938. Indoors the 25m eight lane pool is ideal for competition and training whilst the learner pool proves popular with toddlers and beginners. The aim is to provide you an enjoyable high quality service at all times.


7am Off Peak charges apply Monday to Friday 9 am - 5 pm. Peak charges are all other times and school holidays. We offer activity sessions which include Water Babies/Toddlers (tern time only for £3.40. Aquasplash £4.70. 50+ Aquaspalsh £2.40 and 50+ leisure for £1.20. We also offer value tickets, deals on family admission, memberships and lower prices for students, unemployed, senior citizen and disabled. Please contact leisure centre for more information.


The Centre is set within a 3-acre site on Butts Close Common which itself is central to Hitchin and is a few minutes walk from the busy town centre. By RAil, Hitchin Station, is approximately 5 minute taxi ride away. Bus numbers 90, 94, 99, 97, 100, 101 all stop outside the centre.


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