Enjoy fun sessions with your kids at Riverside Leisure Centre.
We have a range of fun and exciting sessions in our main pool and learner pool.
Under 5s: £1.50
Under 5s: Free
Not an ourChelmsford card holder?
You can get an ourChelmsford Lite card for free.
The pools complex, including the changing area, is a shoe-free zone. This includes flip flops.
To keep everyone safe, we operate adult to child ratios and maximum capacity at our swimming pools.
Children that are seven years and under can’t use the pool by themselves.
A person 16 years or over can accompany:
Children who usually wear nappies, must wear a swim nappy in the pool. You can purchase these from reception for £1.70 each.
Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 5.30am to 10pm Tuesday and Thursday, 6am to 10pm Saturday, 6am to 9.45pm Sunday, 6am to 9pm Bank holidays: see facility opening timetablesYou can view our Christmas opening hours.
Our facilities, including the ice rink, may have separate opening times. Please check individual pages.
All prices are correct to 30 March 2020
Riverside Leisure Centre Victoria Road Chelmsford Essex CM1 1FG
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