UoM Sport

Manchester Aquatics Centre

Built for the 2002 Manchester Commonwealth Games, Manchester Aquatics Centre is one of the best and biggest swimming facilities in the country.



Manchester Aquatics Centre offers a variety of swimming sessions for all ages and abilities, whether you are looking to learn to swim or perfect your technique.

Other Activities

Manchester Aquatics Centre also offers a broad range of fantastic activities from fitness classes to birthday parties as well as a fully equipped fitness suite.


Choose from a variety of membership options with special discounted rates for students and staff. If you don’t intend to visit regularly then you can always pay as you go.


Enjoy the world-class facilities provided by Manchester Aquatics Centre.

  • 50m Swimming Pool
  • Diving pool with varying depths
  • Fun pool with slides
  • Sauna and steam room
  • Fully air conditioned fitness suite
  • Personal training and gym inductions

Find Us

Opening hours

Mon to Fri
06:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 22:00

Contact us

2 Booth Street East Ardwick Manchester M13 9SS

+44(0)161 641 6310

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Find us

The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK

Purple Door opposite the Students' Union

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