Bob Welch Aquatic Center

Aquatic Center Open Swim

2020 Swim Season

June – September (open/close dates TBD)

You can purchase your aquatic center memberships at the pool when you come, but save time and click the link below to purchase now!!

Purchase Bob Welch Aquatic Center 2020 Memberships

The Bob Welch Aquatic Center features a 208-foot water slide; Olympic size swimming pool, zero depth, mushroom waterfall, two diving boards, lap swimming, playground area, bocce ball court, concessions, and large grassy area/deck. The pool measures 18,400 square feet and holds 607,000 gallons of water. The Bob Welch Aquatic Center is located at 780 West 4th Street in Winona. All dates and hours of operation subject to change due to weather, attendance, or unforeseen circumstances. Please call the cancellation line for weather or sanitation updates on swim lessons and pool operation at 507-457-8220.

Open Swim: Monday – Friday 12:00-6:00 pm
  Saturday & Sunday 12:00-7:00 pm
Lap Swim: Monday – Friday 10:00 am-8:00 pm
  Saturday & Sunday 12:00-7:00 pm
Concessions: Sunday – Saturday 12:00-6:00 pm


Register for Swim Lessons

Bob Welch Aquatic Center Rules & Reminders

American Red Cross Learn to Swim Level Descriptions

Advanced Aquatics Classes


2020 Rates:

Memberships: $48 per person

Daily Entry: $5 (ages 19 & up) and $4 (ages 5-18)

10 Punch Pass: $37 (1 punch per person, per visit)

No charge entry for 4 & Under

** Any child who is not fully potty trained, or has been for less than 1 year, must wear plastic pants over a swim diaper.  The Bob Welch Aquatic Center has plastic pants in various sizes available to purchase for $2.00.  Customers may also bring their own plastic pants, but will be required to purchase if the child does not have proper plastic pants to go over the swim diaper.

2020 Dollar Days:


2020 Facility Rental Rate:

$328 per hour (includes staff).  Contact the Park Rec Office at 507-457-8258 to check availability.

Cabana Rental: 

A covered shelter area with two picnic tables is available for rental.  The cost is $100 to secure and reserve the space for a 2-hour block, either 12:00-2:00 pm or 3:00-5:00 pm.  Regular admission applies for each person in the group (daily rate, membership, or purchase a punch card).  You may bring in food, cake, and gifts.  The cabana is located on the east side of the aquatic center near the diving board.  Concessions are available and located on the west side of the aquatic center. 

Reserve Cabana Online

Group Visit Information
Below are some resources for your 2019 group visit planning. If you have additional questions, please contact the Park & Rec office at: (507) 457-8258. 

Group Policy

Group Rate Sheet

Online Group Request Form

Printable Group Request Form