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By email: [email protected] or by phone: 613-798-8950

We are located at: 411 Dovercourt Ave, Ottawa, ON K2A 0S9 (see map below).

See our Staff Directory for other contact information.


We have an upstairs entrance on Dovercourt Avenue, and a downstairs entrance at the parking lot & pool level. Our building is wheelchair accessible, and we have an elevator. Parking is free. Para Transpo pickup is downstairs (parking lot entrance)

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Please note: Hours may differ on holiday weekends, but the schedule will be posted on our Flyers & Schedules page.

Building hours:

  • Monday to Friday: 6:15am – 9pm
  • Sat & Sun: 7am – 4:30pm

Customer Service hours (downstairs desk):

  • Monday to Friday: 8am – 8:30pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: 8am – 4pm

Cafe hours:

  • Monday to Friday 10am – 5pm
  • Saturday 9am – 2pm
  • Closed Sundays

Dovercourt Recreation Centre – Location map & floorplan

Dovercourt floorplan lower level

Dovercourt Satellite Locations

While most of our programs take place at Dovercourt, we occasionally make use of other facilities including field houses, local schools, parks and churches. Your registration receipt will indicate the program location.

McKellar Field House

539 Wavell Ave (near Byron). Free parking is available.

Van Lang Field House

29 Van Lang Private (just north of Scott St).

Parking by the Field house is very limited.

Public Transportation

  • #51 on Dovercourt Ave. stops at our doorstep 
  • #85 on Carling Ave – a short walk to Dovercourt Ave. from Carling & Clyde/ Cole

For more information, visit: www.octranspo.com

We’re Closed:

  • Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day
  • Family Day Monday
  • Good Friday, Easter Monday
  • Victoria Day
  • Canada Day (on weekends)
  • Civic Holiday Monday in August (only open for swim lessons)
  • Labour Day
  • Thanksgiving Monday

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