War Memorial Recreation Center

War Memorial Pool

The War Memorial Recreation Center, located at 1640 Cambridge St. Door 15, includes a Field House, multi-purpose room, gymnasium, weight room and 3 swimming pools. The War Memorial offers year-round programming for children and adults. From instructional swim classes to synchronized swimming, gymnastics to Kenpo Karate, children and youth can participate in classes that promise fun and skill-building. Adults can enjoy aqua aerobics, fencing, Middle Eastern Dance, Zumba, and more! 

Spring 2024 Registration and Pool Schedule 

  • Cambridge residents can register for spring programming beginning at 5 p.m. on Monday, March 18.
  • Non-residents can register for spring programming beginning at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 20. 

For class descriptions, rates, and additional registration information, view the War Memorial Spring 2024 Brochure (PDF).

In addition to hosting swimming lessons and programs, the War Memorial Recreation Center offers Adult Lap Swim and Family Swim. View the Spring 2024 Pool Schedule


Online Registration

You can create an online account to register for War Memorial programming at any time. Please make sure your account information is accurate and up to date before you register for a class or program.

  • Click here to register online for classes or programs at the War Memorial Recreation Center.
  • If you are a new user, select "Click to create an account" and complete the steps. 
  • If you are an existing user, select "Click to login." You will have options to rest your password if needed.
  • If you need assistance, please call War Memorial Recreation staff at 617-349-6279.

Completed registration forms can also be brought to the War Memorial's Front Desk (1640 Cambridge St., enter through Door 15). Cash, check, and credit card payment are accepted for walk-in registration.