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Takoma Park Recreation Center



Main: 301-891-7289
TTY: 1-800-735-2258


Takoma Park Recreation Center
7315 New Hampshire Ave
Takoma Park, MD 20912

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 2:30 pm-9:00 pm
Tuesday, Thursday: 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED*
SUMMER HOURS – Camp only
MondayFriday: 7:00 am-6:00 pm
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED*

*NOTE: Open Sundays for rentals only. 

Read about the Takoma Park Recreation Center studies here!

Rooms & Amenities at the Takoma Park Recreation Center

Fitness Room

The Fitness Room at the Takoma Park Recreation Center has reopened with no reservations needed! Stop by and see the equipment and renew your membership!  55+ community members can register for a FREE fitness room membership! Fitness Room memberships are for ages 16 and up and also allow access to the Gymnasium during open gym times.

Fitness Room Membership Rates
  • Adult (6 month) – $85 City Resident/ $95 Non-Resident
  • Adult (1 year)   –   $120 City Resident/ $140 Non-Residents
  • Senior 55+       –     Free 


The Takoma Park Recreation Center gymnasium area is slightly smaller than a regulation basketball court. It makes a great space for team sports, recreation leagues and fitness classes. They gymnasium hosts a full list of fitness classes for all ages and also open gym time depending on the season.

Recreation Center General Membership Rates
  • Youth (5-12 years)  – $5 City Resident/ $15 Non-Resident
  • Teen (13-17 years)  – $10 City Resident/ $20 Non-Resident
  • Adult (18+ years)   –  $55 City Resident/ $65 Non-Residents
  • Memberships are valid one year from the date of purchase and do not include classes or access to the Fitness Room.

Meeting Rooms

The Takoma Park Recreation Center Front & Back Meeting Rooms are used for a variety of classes and Recreation Department offerings. These rooms are also available for rental for youth birthday parties, showers, and workshops during both regular hours and after hours.

Services Offered at the Takoma Park Recreation Center

Program Offerings

To see a complete list of activities offered at the Takoma Park Community Center view the current version of the City Guide.


Please note all programs, memberships and rentals at the Takoma Park Recreation Center now have a resident and non-resident rate. Residents refer to those living in the corporate limits of Takoma Park.

Exterior photo of Takoma Park Recreation Center
The Takoma Park Recreation Center is located at 7315 New Hampshire Avenue.

About the Takoma Park Recreation Center

The Takoma Park Recreation Center features two small meeting rooms (Front and Back), a gymnasium and a weight room.  Sports, arts, fitness, dance, crafts, self-improvement, games, hobbies, martial arts, and do-it-yourself instruction are among the activities offered. The center also hosts clubs, camps, special events, workshops and drop-in programs at various times throughout the year. Tots, youth, teens, adults, and seniors will find a variety of recreation opportunities available at the center. Programs offered at the Takoma Park Recreation Center are co-sponsored by the Montgomery County Department of Recreation. Find the perfect class or program for yourself or your family in our current Takoma Park City Guide.

Rentals at the Takoma Park Recreation Center


Capacity: 294

Gymnasium Rental Rates
  • $50.00* per hour City resident
  • $75.00 per hour  Non-Residents
  • $95.00* per hour Business rate

*NOTE: $50.00 security deposit required. Check or money order only.

Meeting Rooms

Capacity: 30

  • Front Meeting Room

Capacity: 40

  • Back Meeting Room
Meeting Room Rental Rates
  • $35.00 per hour Montgomery County resident
  • $60.00 per hour Non-Resident rate
  • $80.00 per hour Business rate

Please note the business rate applies to any rental held for business purposes (including non-profits), regardless of where the patron or business is located.

To check for availability for your next event, please use ActiveNet. Permits are only issued 3 months in advance of the event date. Recreation Department events and programming takes precedence in scheduling.

Rental Policies

Review Administrative Regulation No. 2011-1 and the Rental Requests page for regulations governing public use, facilities rentals and general responsibilities of the user.

Rental Requests for the Takoma Park Recreation Center are handled through the Center Supervisor.  Please email or call 301-891-7286.

Note: New rates took effect September 1, 2022.


Register for a class here

You can register for childcare, classes and renew memberships through ActiveNet.

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You can register for childcare, classes and renew memberships on via Takoma Park’s through ActiveNet.

Takoma Park Recreation Center Sections


The City Guide is Here!

Learn about Circle Time, sign up for a class, or find out about family friendly events... it's all in the City Guide!

Click here to view the most recent City Guide

Inclement Weather Line

Bad weather? Call the The Recreation Department’s Inclement Weather Line to check for weather closure information.

Call 301-891-7101 ext. 5605 to check for program cancellations due to weather.

Call The Inclement Weather Line