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Phone: 613-798-8950 ext. 0  


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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Regular building hours

Due to Covid-19, the building is not open to the public at this time.
It is only open to program participants. Fall hours will be available shortly. 

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

Please note that we will post holiday weekend details on our Schedules page.

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.

Bluesfest School of Music and Art

Dovercourt, in partnership with Bluesfest operates the Bluesfest School of Music & Arts (BSOMA).

Location: 450 Churchill Ave North, OTTAWA, ON K1Z 5E2 (see Google map)

Contact BSOMA (Bluesfest School of Music and Art)


Phone: 613-627-2762

Due to Covid-19, the BSOMA/ Festival House, McKellar Field House and Van Lang Field House are not open to the public at this time.
Fall hours will be available shortly. 

McKellar Field House

539 Wavell Ave (near Byron)

(see Google map)

Van Lang Field House

29 Van Lang Private (just north of Scott St)

(see Google map)

Map showing Dovercourt locations including Van Lang, McKellar & BSOMA

Public Transportation

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

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