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Freeman's Quay Leisure Centre


Whether it's fitness, swimming or family fun that inspires your visit, Freeman's Quay Leisure Centre has a great range of activities including gym, exercise classes and two pools.

Opening times

Please note that last entry is one hour before closing.

DayTime
Monday6.30am - 10.30pm
Tuesday6.30am - 10.30pm
Wednesday6.30am - 10.30pm 
Thursday6.30am - 10.30pm 
Friday6.30am - 10.30pm
Saturday8.00am - 7.30pm 
Sunday8.00am - 7.30pm 
Public holidaysClosed 

Class timetables

Look up class timetables online or Book a class or activity online.

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 
  • 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

Hire a room 

Host your meeting, event, sport or club activity in our sports hall or studio and we'll include room set up for free. 

Children and young people 

Sports clubs, gym membership for young people and holiday activities - there's lots for your family to do.

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

Aqualearn
03000 264 123/725
Our address is:
  • Culture and Sport
  • County Hall
  • Durham
  • County Durham
  • United Kingdom
  • DH1 5UL
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