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Play it cool year round at Denton Natatorium (NAT), our indoor aquatic center, or during the summer at Water Works Park or Civic Center Pool. All three are family-friendly aquatics facilities that offer a variety of activities to keep you afloat, such as swim lessons, camps, swim teams, and season passes!

  • Denton NAT

    This joint-use facility is used by Denton Independent School District and Denton Parks and Rec. DISD uses the facility for swim meets, practices, and water polo matches. The NAT is at 2400 Long Rd., off Sherman Drive near Loop 288. For more information, call (940) 349-8800.

    Competition Pool Schedule 
    Leisure Pool Schedules

    2017 Competition Pool Closures (lesiure pool normal hours)
    Saturday, Feb. 25; comp pool will be closed all day
    Saturday, March 4; comp pool will open at 1 p.m. for public swim
    Sunday, March 26; comp pool will be closed all day
    Saturday, April 8; comp pool will be closed all day
    Saturday, April 29; comp pool will be closed all day


    Daily Admission
    Buy one admission, get one of equal or lesser value for free every Friday from 4-7 p.m.
    Ages 16 and older, $4
    Ages 3 to 15, $3
    (Nonresidents add $1)
    Ages 2 and under, free

    Membership Pass Options (individual only)
    Includes water aerobics; nonresidents add $5 per pass.
    One Month Pass, $20 (up to 3), $15 (4 or more)
    Four Month Pass, $60 (up to 3), $50 (4 or more)
    12 month Pass, $120 (up to 3), $90 (4 or more)

    All Access Annual Aquatic Pass
    Includes the NAT, Water Works Park, and Civic Center Pool; nonresidents add $5 per pass.
    $150 (up to 3), $120 (4 or more)

    Punch Cards
    Valid six months from purchase date and includes admission and water aerobics. One punch equals one visit. Nonresidents add $5 per card.
    Ages 16 and older, $30 (10 punches), $60 (20 punches)
    Ages 3 to 15, $25 (10 punches), $50 (20 punches)

    Aquatic Boot Camp: Wednesday, 6-6:55 p.m.
    Deep Challenge: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 6-6:55 p.m.
    Shallow Water Workout: Monday-Thursday, 7-7:55 p.m.
    Strength Training: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 9-9:55 a.m.
    Water Exercise: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 10:15-11:15 a.m.

  • Civic Center Pool

    Civic Center Pool is next to Quakertown Park, behind Denton Civic Center, at 515 N. Bell Ave. The pool is seasonal and offers season passes, rentals and birthday party packages, and swim lessons.

    Memorial Day Weekend, May 27-29
    Open daily, June 3-August 20
    End of Season, August 26-27
    Labor Day Weekend, September 2-4

    Monday-Saturday, noon-6 p.m.and Sunday 1-6 p.m.


    Daily Admission
    Ages 18 and older, $4
    Ages 3-17, $3
    Ages 2 and under, free

    Season Passes
    Purchase 1-3 for $40 each
    Purchase 4+ for $35 each
    (nonresidents add $5 per pass)

    All Access Annual Aquatic Pass
    Includes the NAT, Water Works Park, and Civic Center Pool; nonresidents add $5 per pass.
    Purchase 1-3 for $150 each
    Purchase 4+ for $120 each

    Father's Day Discount
    Sunday, June 18 dads get in free with a paid admission.

    Independence Dollar Day Discount
    Tuesday, July 4, $1 admission

    Birthday Party Rentals
    Available beginning May 27 for $110. This package includes one hour under the shaded party area, invitations, paper goods, cake, and drinks. Pizza is available for an additional fee. Limited to 15 guests; each additional guest pays daily admission price. To book, call (940) 349-8806.

    After Hours Private Rentals
    The pool is available for private rentals on weekdays beginning at 7:30 p.m. and on weekends beginning at 6:30 p.m. Lifeguards are provided. All rental fees must be paid in full at the time of booking. Rental fees vary starting at $225. To book your next party, call (940) 349-8802.


    Denton Dolphins Swim Team, ages 6+
    Participants must be at least five years old and are required to swim 25 yards continuously. A parent-only interest meeting will be on May 22 at 6 p.m. at the NAT. We’ll host team tryouts and placements for NEW swimmers on May 16 or May 18 from 5:15-8 p.m. To schedule, email swimdentondolphins@gmail.com. $175 per swimmer.

    Denton Dolphins Swim Camp, ages 6+
    July 18-August 3; $45 per swimmer
    Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30-10 a.m.

    Civic Center Pool Denton

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can I purchase a membership to all three aquatic facilities?
    Yes, we offer an individual All Access Annual Pass at a discounted resident rate of $150 per person. The nonresident rate is $155. We also offer an additional discounted rate for the purchase of four or more at $120 per resident and $125 for nonresidents. Four or more passes must be purchased in the same transaction. Please see each facility page for other pass and punch card options.
  • When does Water Works Park and Civic Center Pool open?
    Water Work Park opens on the weekends beginning May 20, then opens daily beginning June 3. Civic Center Pool will be open for Memorial Day weekend, then daily beginning June 3. The NAT is open year round and closed during City holidays.
  • Is Denton NAT a public pool?
    Yes, the NAT is a public pool that operates under a joint-use facility agreement with Denton Independent School District, therefore making the NAT accessible to DISD for swim meets, practices, and water polo matches.
  • Can I bring my own blow up floats to the pools?
    No, the only flotation devices permitted are US Coast Guard approved life jackets and puddle jumpers.

Contact Us

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2400 Long Rd. Denton, TX 76207
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(940) 349-8800