ADA Compliance
The City of St. Augustine remains committed to providing accessibility to all and provides for handicapped accessible parking in the city. For a map of accessible parking locations, Click Here To notify the city regarding accessibility concerns contact: Will Franke, Building Official, Phn: 904.825.1065, Fax: 904.209.4335, Email: wfranke@citystaug.com; or Todd Grant, Public Works Deputy Director, Phn: 904.825.1040, Fax: 904.209.4286, Email: tgrant@citystaug.com. You may also write either of these contacts at City of St. Augustine, P.O. Box 210, St. Augustine, FL 32085-0210.

Consumer Confidence Report
The City of St. Augustine remains committed to providing clean and safe drinking water. For the previous year's sampling results please click here. To notify the city regarding water treatment concerns contact: Patrick Timoney, Water Treatment Plant Supervisor, Phn: 904.825.1044, Fax: 904.823-2280, Email: ptimoney@citystaug.com; or woperators@citystaug.com, or write the City of St. Augustine, P.O. Box 210, St. Augustine, FL 32085-0210.

Welcome to

The Willie Galimore Center

Community Pool

 



         

    

 
 

Location:

Willie Galimore Community Center

Eddie L. Vickers Park

399 Riberia Street

St. Augustine, FL 32084

Click here for a map

Pool Features:

Lap lanes

Swim instructional area

Locker rooms and showers

ADA standards featuring handicap pool lift
Pool capacity: 62 in the pool

Admission:

The Willie Galimore Center Community Pool is free for open swimming courtesy of a gift from the Jaguars Foundation.

Note: Participants under 15 years of age are required to be swim tested by a certified YMCA lifeguard or swim instructor.

 

       

 
 

Pool Schedule

(May 24 - September 2)

For a printable schedule, click here.

Open Swim
Lap Swim Only
Water Aerobics*
Swim Lessons*
Monday
Closed

6:00am-

8:00am

Tuesday
12:00pm - 8:00pm
 
Wednesday

8:00am -

8:00pm

6:00am-

8:00am

TBA

8:00am - 11:00am

5:30pm - 6:15pm

Thursday

12:00pm -

8:00pm

TBA
Friday

8:00am -

8:00pm

6:00am-

8:00am

TBA

8:00am - 11:00am

5:30pm - 6:15pm

Saturday

12:00pm -

8:00pm

TBA
Sunday

1:00pm -

5:30pm

* Denotes additional fee

Open Swim is open for families, lap swimmers, and anyone who wishes to use the pool.

The aquatics staff will do its best to accommodate all visitors and will keep at least one  lane available for lap swimming. Please see the Head Lifeguard on duty for information.

Lap Swimming is based on pool capacity. Times listed are those times when the

facility is open solely for lap swimming purposes.

 

 

The Willie Galimore Center, named for the St. Augustine native and Chicago Bears running back Willie Galimore, an NFL Star in the late 50’s and early 60’s, is part of the Eddie L. Vickers Park which is owned by the City of St. Augustine. The pool is operated by the St. Augustine Family YMCA. For more information regarding the pool, which is operated by the St. Augustine Family YMCA, call 904.471.9622 ext 8.

The Willie Galimore Center features two function rooms. The large room will seat 143 people in a banquet style and can accommodate up to 280 people for a stand-up event, such as a reception. The smaller room will seat 30 people for dining and 80 people for a stand-up event. The center also features a kitchen, with ice machine, and restrooms sufficient to accommodate large functions.

Cost for the facility is $35 per hour and payment of a $100 refundable deposit. Additionally, for any event held there , the city will provide an on-site staff person to be available throughout the event. To check on availability and to book the Galimore Center, call 904.209.4304 or email dhayes@citystaug.com.

 

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