The Aquatic Centre is open as of Monday, June 29.

Hours are 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. Monday to Friday. The Aquatic Centre will be closed weekends.

The Kinsmen Pool is open, but all other amenities are closed, including the slide, whirlpool, and wading pool, as per Eastern Ontario Health Unit orders.

The schedule is as follows. Please call ahead (613-933-3586) to reserve and pay for a spot for lane swims and AquaFit, as spaces are limited. Staff are in the office Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • 6 a.m. to 6:45 a.m: lane swim (one person per lane)
  • 7 a.m. to 7:45 a.m: lane swim (one person per lane)
  • 8 a.m. to 8:45 a.m: lane swim (one person per lane)
  • 9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.: Aqua Fitness
  • 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.: adult senior swim (first-come, first-serve)
  • 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.: adult senior swim (first-come, first-serve)

The schedule is subject to change. Fees will be charged for all swims at the Aquatic Centre. Swimmers can pay using cash, debit, or credit. Membership sales are currently unavailable.

Mandatory Masks

Face coverings are required in indoor public spaces:
  1. Wear a mask as you enter the building and while you're in the change room.
  2. Keep your mask on as you enter the pool area.
  3. Take your mask off when you're ready to enter the pool - you may wish to bring a labelled bag with you, in which you can place your mask.
  4. Put your mask back on when you leave the pool.
The Eastern Ontario Health Unit's order regarding masks in public indoor spaces can be read here - it also includes the list of who is exempt from wearing face coverings.

Some showers and lockers have been decommissioned to allow for proper distancing in the change rooms.

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit has approved the City’s re-opening plan for the Aquatic Centre, which includes the following restrictions:

  1. Physical distancing is required inside and outside the pool, with household members excepted,
  2. Swimmers must use the designated entrance and exit to the pool area,
  3. Swimmers will be asked screening questions upon their arrival at the pool,
  4. Swimmers must shower before entering the pool and sanitize their hands,
  5. Swimmers will be limited to 25 in the pool, and
  6. Residents who are sick must stay home and not use public facilities.

Please also note that…

  • Swimmers will have limited access to equipment, which will be sanitized after each use.
  • The diving board is not available.
  • Admission policies (click here) must be followed.
  • No swimming lessons will be offered at this time.

The Aquatic Centre will be closed on Wednesday, July 1.

Most annual maintenance took place during the COVID-19 closure, which will allow the Aquatic Centre to remain open through September.

Three outdoor pools are also opening on June 29 – click here to learn more.

For more about safe outdoor play during COVID-19, click here.

For more about the City of Cornwall’s response to COVID-19, click here.

 Aquatic Centre Swim Fees

Following are the swim fees for 2020 at the Aquatic Centre (HST included where applicable):

Leisure Swim, Family Swim, Early Bird Swim, Fitness Swim

  • Adults (18-64) - $5.58
  • Students (13-17) - $5.11
  • Children (0-12) - $4.31
  • Seniors (65+) - $4.87
  • Accessibility - $4.10

Adult/Senior Swim, Noon Hour Fitness Swim, Preschool Swim, Rehab Swim (one hour swim)

  • Adults (18-64) - $5.26
  • Students (13-17) - $4.79
  • Children (0-12) - $4.02
  • Seniors (65+) - $4.55
  • Accessibility - $3.82

Membership - Single Adult

  • 1 month - $52.25
  • 3 month - $104.50
  • 6 month - $209.00

Membership - Family

  • 1 month - $78.30
  • 3 month - $154.26
  • 6 month - $308.54

Membership - Single Student/Senior

  • 1 month - $39.80
  • 3 month - $79.63
  • 6 month - $159.25

Membership - Single Child/Accessibility

  • 1 month - $24.12
  • 3 month - $48.46
  • 6 month - $96.91


  • AquaFit - $8.15
  • Underwater Hockey - $7.31
 Swim Descriptions
Early Bird Swim: For the early rising adult or competitive swimmer. A great way to start your day! The pool is set up for lap swimming with slow, medium and fast lanes to meet the needs of all swimmers.

Adult/Senior Swim: Socialize with friends and feel great! Diving board & slide are not open.

Fitness Swim: The pool is set up for lap swimming with slow, medium and fast lanes to meet the needs of all swimmers. Come get fit in the pool.

Preschool Swim: For children 6 and under, accompanied by an adult in the toddler pool only. Enjoy the warm pool with toddler slide, umbrella & spray features.

Rehab Swim: For all ages with those who have special needs. Fully wheelchair accessible with water wheelchair and pool side chairs available.

Leisure Swim: Everyone is welcome! Come out and have lots of fun at the pool. Large tank, toddler pool and slide available.

Family Swim: A great opportunity for some family time together. All children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Water slide is open.

 Pool Rentals (currently unavailable)

Birthday Parties and Private Rentals

Having a Birthday? What better way to celebrate than throwing a fun-filled party at the Cornwall Aquatic Centre?  Check out our birthday party packages.  We also have time slots available for private pool rentals (corporate parties, family reunions, fundraisers, etc.).  Call 613-933-3586 for more information or to book your party today.  

For the 2020 pool party rental form and rental policies, please click here.

 Bubble Basics
  • $83.10 - includes HST
  • Admission to one on our many Leisure Swims (up to 10 participants - additional participants $8.31 each)
  • Use of room (located at the Civic Complex) for your party
  • Complimentary birthday party invitations
 Splash Party
  • $303.50 - includes HST
  • Exclusive use of the 25 metre pool, toddler leisure pool, and the 2 storey waterslide
  • Use of room (located at the Civic Complex) for your party
  • Complimentary birthday party invitations
 Private Rentals

For school rental rates please contact the Aquatic Centre.


2020 Pool Rental Rates:

  • Entire facility (1-150 patrons): $287.68/hour
  • Large pool only (1-50 patrons): $181.24/hour
  • Slide (in addition to large pool): $60.40/hour
  • Toddler pool (in addition to large pool): $46.02/hour
  • Party room (with private pool rental): $15.82/hour

The number of patrons can be increased for an additional fee.

 Swimming Lessons (currently unavailable) 

The Kinsmen Pool at our Aquatic Centre hosts various levels of swimming programs. Our main objective is to promote safe and enjoyable aquatics.

Please click here to browse the swimming programs and lessons available at the Aquatic Centre.

Registration for Winter 2 & Spring swimming lessons will commence Monday January 6, 2020.

*Start & end dates depending on day selected. 





Summer July 2 to August 24, 2019  
Fall September 16 to November 24, 2019 Sept. 28 (UWH tournament), Oct. 14 (Thanksgiving), 31 (Halloween), Nov. 15, 16 & 17 (Sea Lions Swim Meet)
Winter 1 November 25, 2019 to February 8, 2020 Dec. 24, 25, 26, 31 & Jan. 1 
Winter 2 February 9 to April 18, 2020 Feb. 17 (Family Day), April 10 (Good Friday), April 12 (Easter Sunday)
Spring April 19 to June 27, 2020 May 18 (Victoria Day) 


2020 Annual Shutdown Dates:

  • Closed at 5 pm on Saturday August 22 to Sunday September 13, 2020 & re-open Monday September 14, 2020 for regular programming.

"AquaFit Programs to "Fit" everyone's needs"

Aqua Fitness Shallow

A great aerobic workout designed to enhance balance and strength as well as increase cardio-respiratory fitness.  Geared towards the shallow water aquafit beginner, older adults, pre/post natal adults or adults struggling with rehabilitation, arthritis or muscle and joint ailments. Shallow water exercise program designed for the beginner to advanced working adult who needs that little extra stress relief.  This program includes exercises designed to build up body awareness, balance, coordination, muscle strength and toning as well as increasing cardiovascular endurance and fitness.  (Some classes designated as low impact 

Aqua Fitness Deep

A deep water exercise experience developed for the beginner to advanced individual that is comfortable in the deep water. With the use of aquabelts the client will be exposed to a motivating and fun workout designed to increase body awareness, muscle toning and endurance as well as cardio respiratory enhancement.

Aqua Circuit

This multilevel circuit style timed station workout allows you to use water resistance to increase muscular strength while working to maximize your cardiovascular system.  Individualized intensity options for all fitness levels.


Click here for Aqua Fitness Registration Form 2020


2020 - Registered once a week $77.77 or Pay-as-you-go $8.15 per visit – HST included

Cornwall Aquatic Centre
100 Water Street East
Cornwall ON K6H 6G4

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Supervisor, Aquatic Complex and Programming
100 Water Street East, Box 877, Cornwall ON, K6H 5T9
Phone: 613-933-3586
Fax: 613-933-4681
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Lori Gibeau
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100 Water Street East, Box 877, Cornwall ON, K6H 5T9
T.: 613-930-2787 ext. 2514
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