Kennedy Shriver Aquatic Center

5900 Executive Boulevard | N. Bethesda, MD | 240-777-8070 | FAX 240-468-4218

First known as the Montgomery Aquatic Center when it opened in 1989, the facility was dedicated on October 23, 2011 as the Kennedy Shriver Aquatic Center. Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center (KSAC) is conveniently located in North Bethesda near the White Flint Metro station and the I-270 corridor.

Although classes and programs are scheduled throughout the week, times are also set aside for recreational and lap swimming. Classes include diving, fitness, swimming and water safety, and competitive opportunities are available for a reasonable fee through a swim team, dive team, masters swimming and scuba.

The Kennedy Shriver Aquatic Center is accessible with ramps, elevators, ladders and lifts.


Hours of Operation

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  • Hot tubs
  • Fitness rooms

Accessibilty Features

  • Ramps
  • Elevators
  • Ladders
  • Lifts

Safety Procedures

  • Aquatic facilities are following current guidelines provided by Montgomery County Government. Face coverings are not required when in the water.
  • Individuals and family groups are asked to stay together and maintain six feet of social distancing from other groups at all times.
  • Restrooms in locker rooms will be available. We ask patrons to minimize their time in those areas by coming to the pool in their swim attire and showering at home. Marked alternate exits will be available for those who wish to avoid exiting through the locker room.