Thanks to a wonderful $4 million donation from the Bierman Foundation, Merrill has a new, world class Aquatic Center, opened in 2016.
Bierman Family Aquatic Center Passes are now available at the Parks & Recreation Office inside the Smith Center. Fees are as follows: Aquatic Center Fees "Early Bird Fee Info"
Bierman Family Aquatic Center Policies: Aquatic Center Policies
Final design was worked on and approved by the Parks & Recreation Commission and design team made up of Commission Members as well as community members. Construction of the new facility officially began on July 6th, 2015.
The Aquatic Center will open for the 2019 Season on June 7th at 3:30 p.m. to accommodate school still being in session. It will be open normal hours (Noon-7pm) on June 8th and 9th then 3:30-7pm until school is out.
"Early Bird" Season Passes are no longer available. We have regular priced passes available at the Smith Center or they can be purchased at the Aquatic Center when it opens.
HOURS ARE: EVERYDAY 12 NOON - 7:00 P.M.
This facility features a 7,400 square foot pool area
2,300 square foot changing facility (with ticketing, mens/womens changing rooms/restrooms/showers, two family changing rooms)
1,520 square foot equipment/mechanical/concession building
As you can see there is a double slide into water filled run-outs, rock climbing wall, two diving boards, 6 lane competitive lap swim area, zero depth splash pad area with playground, fumbling five dumping overhead buckets, family slide, basketball area, floatable play structures, shaded family areas, and much more!!! **This pool was designed with everyone in mind so please enjoy!!