Faribault Family Aquatic Center


At the recommendation of Governor Tim Walz and the Minnesota Department of Health, Faribault Parks and Recreation facilities remain closed, and all programming is suspended until Governor Tim Walz announces the opening of Phase Three of his “Stay Safe MN” plan.

For a detailed look at this plan, visit the governor’s COVID-19 website, here.

The City facilities that remain closed include the Faribault Community Center, Faribault Family Aquatic Center and the Washington Recreation Center.

Please know that all city and state trails will remain open, and we’re encouraging people to use these amenities, while maintaining a safe, 6-foot distance from one another, which is being recommended by the MDH.

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
  9. 9
The Faribault Family Aquatic Center, built in 2002, resides within Faribault's beautiful North Alexander Park complex. Located just 45 minutes south of the Twin Cities and 60 minutes north of the Iowa border, the Faribault Family Aquatic Center is nearby, convenient and affordable.

Please, no outside food or beverages, glass containers, or alcoholic beverages may be brought into the facility.

Maps and Directions

Rate Sheet Icon
From North of Faribault:
Take I-35 south to Exit 59. Take Highway 21 south into Faribault and go left (east) on Highway 3. Drive 1/2 mile, take right into North Alexander Park.

From South of Faribault:
Take I-35 north to Exit 56. Take a right (east) into Faribault and continue to Highway 21 north, at the stoplight go left (north) to Highway 3. Go right (east) 1/2 mile to North Alexander Park and turn right.

From West of Faribault:
Take Highway 60 (east) to Highway 21, turn left (north) at stoplight. Continue to Highway 3 and go right (east) 1/2 mile to North Alexander Park.

From East of Faribault:
Take Highway 60 west to 2nd Avenue, go right (north) and proceed to North Alexander Park on left.

Faribault Family Aquatic Center 

1830 Alexander Drive
Faribault, MN 55021
Phone: 507-334-2064


Parent & Child Swim
(Age 6 & under) 

June 1 -Aug. 18: 11 a.m.-12 p.m. 

Lap Swim (June 6 - Aug. 18) 
Tue., Thurs., Sat. Sun.: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. 
Mon., Wed., Fri.:  11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 
Tues., Thurs., Sun.: 7 - 8 p.m. 

Open Swim 
June 1 - June 2: 12 p.m. - 8 p.m. 
June 3 -June 5: 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. 
June 6-June 9: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. 
June 10 - Aug. 11: 12 p.m. - 8 p.m. 
Aug. 12 - Aug. 16: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. 
Aug. 17: 12 p.m. - 8 p.m. 
Aug. 18: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. 

*Dates/hours subject to change based on weather and attendance. 

For more information, see the 
Aquatic Center Brochure


The Faribault Family Aquatic Center has fun activities for everyone! Amenities include the following:

  • Two Large Flume Slides*
  • Drop slide*
  • One-meter diving board
  • Climbing walls
  • Zero-depth entry
  • Lily pad walk
  • Kid elephant slide
  • Interactive water features
  • Water basketball and volleyball
  • Sand pit play area
  • Concession stand
  • Family changing rooms
  • Aquaglide Inflatables

*Must be 48" or taller to ride water slides