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Arnold Recreation Center is designed for you and your family.

The City of Arnold Recreation Center is a place for children, teens, adults, families, and seniors to socialize and exercise.

Situated on a beautiful 23-acre site shared with Jefferson County College and the Jefferson County Library, our state-of-the-art Arnold Recreational Center has two levels, with an indoor leisure pool and an outdoor leisure pool with concession stand. The top level hosts three full-size meeting rooms, a 3-lane walking track that overlooks the full two-court gym below, and a spacious lounge complete with a large seating area, air hockey, pool table, and foosball for members to relax and play games. The lower level offers a weight room, full two-court gym, fitness center, indoor pool, locker rooms, and a party room.

Check out the links at right to learn more about what the City of Arnold Recreation Center offers you and your family. Our focus is providing an environment to bring our community together. We look forward to seeing you and your family here soon!

Classes • Fitness Center • Leagues • Kids Club

The City of Arnold Rec Center offers Classes for the enjoyment of all ages. Classes in Adult Fitness, Youth FitnessAquatics Fitness, and Swimming are offered throughout the year. Check the individual class page links at right to find dates and times.

Personalized Personal Trainer packages also are offered at the Rec Center. Please call for details.

The Rec Center’s Fitness Center, walking track, and gym are available for use by Members and their Guests.

You can also register for Leagues and Youth Athletics offered year round at the Rec Center. And check out our Kids Club too!

Register by calling 636-282-2380, or visit the Rec Center in person where a Front Desk Staff Member will register you and/or your family members.


The City of Arnold Recreation Center has several Party Packages that are sure to appeal to your specific needs. Parties can be held in our Party Room and can include use of our Indoor Pool. Download our Party Package Request Form and bring your completed request form with payment to the Front Desk of the Rec Center. Parties are booked on a first come first serve basis, so book early in order to not be disappointed.

Meeting Room Rentals

The City of Arnold Rec Center also offers three (3) Meeting Rooms available for rental for meetings or parties. Check out the link to find the size and other information that meets your group’s needs. Call 636-282-2380 or visit the Front Desk of the Rec Center to book the room and date that meets your needs.

Arnold Recreation Center
1695 Missouri State Road, Arnold MO 63010
5:30 am – 9:00 pm, M – F
7:00 am – 6:00 pm, Sat
9:00 am – 6:00 pm, Sun

Teresa Kohut
Recreation Supervisor

Age Policy

To use the Arnold Rec Center or the Outdoor Pool, children ages 13 and under must have a parent or responsible adult in the Arnold Recreation Center Building.

Youth ages 14 – 16 must produce a State ID as proof of age to be admitted to the Arnold Recreation Center without a parent.

Use our Please Contact Me form if you have questions.

Membership Plans

The City of Arnold Rec Center offers a number of Membership Plans to meet your personal needs. Check out our Membership Plans.

Daily Fees

To use the downstairs facilities at Arnold Rec Center, a Membership or Daily Fee is required. For groups of 50 or more, please call 2 weeks in advance to schedule your group to receive a discount.

User Age Daily Fee
Individual 5 – 59 $6
Senior 60+ $5
Child 4 and under FREE

Accepted Payment Forms

The Arnold Rec Center accepts cash, local checks with a valid photo ID, MasterCard, Visa, and Discover. We also accept Arnold Rec Center Gift Certificates.

Locker Room Guidelines

Children ages 3 and older with an opposite sex parent must use the family changing room. Children ages 6 and older with the same sex parent should use the main locker rooms.

These guidelines are in place to ensure that all Members and Guests are comfortable at the Arnold Rec Center.

Locks & Lockers: Arnold Recreation Center Members may use a lock free of charge at the front desk with a membership card or photo id card. There are a limited amount of locks, so we encourage you to bring your own. For our guests, we rent locks for a fee of $2 and a photo ID card. The City of Arnold is not responsible for the contents in any locker.

Refund Policies

The Arnold Rec Center’s Refund Policies vary according to use. Please carefully read the section below that relates specifically to your use.

Fitness Classes, Aquatic Classes, Children’s Programs, Rentals, and Memberships: Refunds will ONLY be made for medical reasons, military reasons, job transfer/moving, or death. The participant must complete a withdrawal form, which you can obtain at the Front Desk. Documentation will also be required. If approved, refunds for payments made by check or cash will be mailed to the individual who paid within 4 – 6 weeks. Refunds for payments by credit card will be issued to the credit card holder within 14 days.

For Fitness Classes, Aquatic Classes, and Children’s Programs: Refunds will be made no later than 30 days after the program is complete.

For Rentals: No refunds or rescheduling will be issued for a rental that is cancelled less than 30 business days prior to the rental date.

For Special Events that Include Food: No refunds.