Hoover Recreation Center

600 Municipal Drive

Hoover, AL 35216

This 75,000 square foot facility is available to Hoover residents for annual membership. It has a fitness center, cardiovascular room, indoor track, indoor swimming pool, gymnasium, locker rooms, nursery for ages six weeks to six years of age, game room/lounge, racquetball court, activity room, arts & crafts room and administrative offices. For more information regarding membership, call 205.444.7703.


From I-65 or I-459
Take I-65 to I-459 West toward Tuscaloosa. Take the first Exit #13 Highway 31. At the end of the exit ramp, turn right onto HWY 31 North. At the first traffic light, turn right onto Municipal Drive. Pass the Hoover Senior Center and the Recreation Center will be on the left.

From Highway 31

Travel south toward Pelham. Turn left onto Municipal Drive before the I-459 intersection. Follow Municipal Drive ½ mile and the Recreation Center will be on the left.


Monday through Thursday 5:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

View the Hoover Recreation Center Membership Guide. In our continuing effort to serve the community, read the Departmental Patron Conduct Policy.

CHILDCARE AT THE HOOVER RECREATION CENTER (Full Membership or Program Pass Required)

Nursery Hoursfor ages 6 months to five years

Monday through Thursday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm and 4:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 11:30 am


Monday through Thursday 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm during Summer/ Holidays
Location of KidZone during summer and holidays subject to change. See front desk for updates.

Arts and Crafts Classes

Monday and Wednesday 4:30 and 6:00 pm (ages 11 and under)
Tuesday and Thursday 8:45 and 9:30 am (ages 5 and under)


  • Good Friday

    Regular Hours

  • Easter Sunday


  • Memorial Day

    8:00am - 6:00pm

  • Fourth of July


  • Labor Day

    8:00am - 6:00pm

  • Veterans Day

    Regular Hours

  • Day Before Thanksgiving

    5:00am - 6:00pm

  • Thanksgiving Day


  • Day after Thanksgiving

    8:00am - 6:00pm

  • Christmas Eve

    8:00am - 12:00pm

  • Christmas Day


  • Day After Christmas

    8:00am - Close

  • New Year's Eve

    8:00am - 12:00pm

  • New Year's Day


  • Day After New Year's

    Regular Hours