Parks & Recreation
NOTE: Effective February 1, 2013, the City of Plantation has revised its existing fee schedule, or added new fees. Please click here to see Ordinance 2473 for specifics.
Plantation Aquatic Complex
9151 NW 2nd Street
Central Park Aquatics Complex boasts two Olympic size pools, each 50 meters by 25 yards, and a 500 square foot water playground for toddlers. The facility regularly hosts competition swim and dive meets and is home to the Plantation Swim and Dive Teams -both ranked among the top in the nation. Both pools and the water playground are open to the public year round, and lifeguards are always on duty. Water Aerobics and Arthritis Aquatic Programs are offered, in addition to an extensive swim lesson program for children and adults of all ages and skill levels. Locker rooms, a pro shop and bath house facilities are available as well. Picnic tables and canopied areas compliment the facility and encourage family visits.
Pool #1 - Competition Pool
Pool #1, known as the Competition Pool, is 50 meters long by 25 yards wide, and is heated to approximately 78-80 degrees during the cooler months. Diving boards include three 1-meter and three 3-meter boards, and one 5-meter platform. This pool was completely renovated in 1998 using Myrtha materials and technology. A bath house with lockers and showers adjoins the pool.
Pool #2 - Teaching Pool
Pool #2, known as the Myrtha Teaching Pool, was manufactured and designed in Italy using the latest state of the art technology. Built in 1997, it is 50 meters long by 25 yards wide, features nine racing lanes and is heated to approximately 80-82 degrees during the cooler months.
Aquatics Complex Hours and Schedules
Various resident and non-resident rates are available. Inquire at pool office.
Plantation Swim Team
Known as the Piranhas, the Plantation Swim Team (PST) is a City-sponsored, year-round competitive swimming team offering instruction, fitness and endurance training and competition for all ages and abilities (age-group through Masters Swimming).