New Bern Aquatic Center 
1155 Laura Lane 

Stay & play all day!

This family-friendly facility is located at 1155 Laura Lane and is a combination of swim and play: featuring zero-entry pool depths, interactive water features, slides, swim lanes, and a large deck. Also included are family locker rooms, concessions, office space, and a conference room/rest area. A full-time certified pool operator, lifeguards and attendants make up the facility staff. You can also reserve this facility for pool parties. For additional information, call the Aquatic Center at 252-639-2981 or New Bern Parks and Recreation at 252-639-2901.


2023 General Admission Fees  

Daily Admission Fee 

Children 0-2 yrs. old
($1.00 for each additional child up to age 2)



Parent & One Child Package (Child up to age 2)



Youth Ages 3-17 yrs



Adult Ages 18-54 yrs



Senior Ages 55 yrs and up




 Family Night Swim Admission FeeCity Resident Non-Resident 
 Up to age 2                                     $1.00   $1.50 
 Age 3-17         $2.00 $2.50
 Age 18-54$2.50 $3.00
 Age 55 & Older (Senior)$1.50  $2.00 
(fees subject to change without notice)

New Bern Aquatic Center - 2023 SUMMER HOURS! 
Opening Day - Saturday, May 27th, 2023 - 10:00am
Hours of Operation:
Thursday - Family Night Family Swim
(beginning after July 1st):
7:30 pm-9:30 pm 
Monday-Friday:   12 noon-6:00pm
Saturdays:10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday: 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
*Note:  Hours subject to change based on Lifeguard availability.The Aquatic Center will CLOSE for the season on Labor Day (Monday, September 4 2023).

SEASON PASSCity Resident         Non-Resident      
Per person $60.00   $75.00

(Passes are sold per person, regardless of age, and are non-transferrable.)
To purchase your 2023 Pool Pass online, CLICK HERE!

POOL PARTY RATE City Resident         Non-Resident         
POOL PARTY (2 hours)         $150.00  $200.00


For additional information, CLICK HERE!
To reserve your Pool Party online, CLICK HERE!