Out of an abundance of caution, due to the COVID-19 pandemic the Murray Park Aquatic Center is open for swim lessons only. 

To view the latest COVID-19 Parks Reopening Plan, please visit:


Swim  Lesson Flyer  (1) Opens in new windowThe City, through iSwim Academy, offers group and private swim lessons for youth and adults. Morning and afternoon sessions available.


Dates: Currently unavailable due to the COVID-19 Pandemic           
Days: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays
Time: 11 - 11:45 AM
Fee: $35 / month / per participant
*Pool is heated to 83-85 degrees in the cooler months which is consistent with the Aquatic Exercise Association’s recommended water temperature for Aqua Fitness.
For more information, please call (305) 668-3876 or email us at


NOTICE: In response to the threat posed by COVID-19 to the health, safety and welfare of City resident, the Parks and Recreation Department will not be accepting private pool rentals until further notice.


The USA Swimming Foundation’s Make a Splash initiative is saving children’s lives through swim lessons. Through Make a Splash, the USA Swimming Foundation partners with learn-to-swim providers, community-based water safety advocates, and national organizations to provide swimming lessons and educate children and their families on the importance of learning how to swim.The 3 main focus areas of Make a Splash are raising awareness, aligning partners, and increasing participation. For more information check out:

Did You Know:

  • No child is ever safe around water. The goal of swim lessons is to make children SAFER in, on, and around water.
  • 79% of children in households with incomes less than $50,000 have little-to-no swimming ability.
  • Research shows 64% of African-American, 45% of Hispanic/Latino, and 40% of Caucasian children have little to no swimming ability.
  • 10 people drown each day in the United States. 
  • Formal swimming lessons reduces the likelihood of childhood drowning by 88%.

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