Musgrove Aquatic Center
**The Pool is Scheduled to Open in Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois Plan on
June 27th. Details below.**
Alvin and Wenonah Musgrove, long time residents of Olney, donated approximately 20 acres of land to the City of Olney to be used as a park. In May of 1997 the Dr. Monte Musgrove Aquatic Center was opened. The Aquatic Center was named after Mr. and Mrs. Musgrove's late son.
Another addition to the park has been the Wenonah Musgrove Recreation Area which features a two playground areas (including the Together We Play Park), shelter, skate park, lighted basketball court and soccer field. The year 2016 also brought the addition of a Tree Identification Park.
The Aquatic Center is located at 305 E. Florence which is located on N,. Silver Street near E. Mack Avenue and consists of a 395,000 gallon swimming pool completed with bathhouse, water slide and water umbrella. The facility provides an aquatic experience for people of all ages. The facility provides a zero depth entry area, stairs and lift for easy access into the water.
The facility features a 190 feet water slide, an 8 lane, 25 meter competition area; a diving well area with 2, 1 meter diving boards; a concession area; a picnic area with picnic tables and umbrellas; a bathhouse with showers and a professional certified staff.
HOURS OF OPERATION
Due to circumstances surrounding COVID-19, all aspects related to the Musgrove Aquatic Center (MAC) are changing for this particular season. We ask for the public's understanding and cooperation regarding these changes that allow for the MAC to open up at all for this 2020 season. The MAC is expected to open on Saturday, June 27th and the end date will be determined. Maximum occupancy for Adult Lap Swim and any of the Public Swim sessions will be 42 individuals. Reservations will be needed for Public Swim. Reservations can be made during regular pool hours (6:30 a.m.-8:00 p.m., M-F / 12:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Sa-Su) either in-person or by phone 618-392-7451:
|Adult Lap Swim||Monday-Friday||6:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.|
|Swim Lessons-June & July||Monday-Friday||8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.|
|Adult Lap Swim||Monday-Sunday||12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.|
|Public Swim - Session 1||Monday-Sunday||12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.|
|Public Swim - Session 2||Monday-Sunday||3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.|
|Public Swim - Session 3||Monday-Sunday||6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.|
|Parent/Tot Swim Lessons
Water Aerobics (Adult)
|Monday & Thursday
Monday & Thursday
|6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
|Adult Lap Swim||Monday & Thursday||6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.|
|Family Swim Night||Friday||6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.|
|Ages 3 and Under||$2.00 per session|
|Ages 4-17||$2.00 per session|
|Ages 18 and older||$2.00 per session|
|Punch Cards||20 Visits per Card|
|Adult (admits all ages)|| $60.00
|Adult Lap Swim||$2.00 for 1 hour|
|Private Rentals||$200.00 for 2 hours|