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Freeman's Quay Leisure Centre opening hours and facilities


Opening times and leisure centre information for Freeman's Quay.

Opening hours

  • Monday 6.30am to 9.30pm
  • Tuesday 6.30am to 9.30pm
  • Wednesday 6.30am to 9.30pm
  • Thursday 6.30am to 9.30pm
  • Friday 6.30am to 9.30pm
  • Saturday 7.30am to 7.00pm
  • Sunday 7.30am to 5.30pm

Facilities 

  • 140 station air conditioned fitness suite
  • free weights and functional training rig
  • tepidarium (16+ only)
  • sports hall 
  • studio 
  • 25m pool
  • male and female changing rooms (with hairdryers)
  • mixed swimming changing rooms (with hairdryers)
  • lockers - £1.00 refundable 
  • disabled changing room with hoist 
  • disabled access throughout the building 
  • baby change 
  • free water fountain available in fitness suite (members only)
  • sport equipment 
  • vending machines selling snacks and hot and cold drinks 
  • gym and swim items for sales from high street brands Adidas and Speedo 
  • private physiotherapist

Find us

Contact us
Freeman's Quay Leisure Centre
03000 268 488
Our address is:
  • Walkergate
  • Durham
  • County Durham
  • United Kingdom
  • DH1 1SW

Aqualearn
03000 264 123/580/ 262 250
Our address is:
  • Culture and Sport
  • County Hall
  • Durham
  • County Durham
  • United Kingdom
  • DH1 5UL