Rec Center Admission & Passes

man and woman asking questions at Lenexa Rec Center welcome desk

Hours of operation 

(Pool area closes 30 minutes before building closes)

  • Monday through Friday: 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Saturday: 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Facility may be closed or have modified hours on holidays.

Building notifications


Age and admission policy

The following guidelines help ensure everyone’s safety and create an enjoyable environment.

  • A valid membership or a paid daily admission fee is required for all patrons to access the fitness area and classes, pool and gymnasium (includes non-swimmers and spectators).
  • Single day passes are valid for the day of purchase only.
  • Kid Zone child watch service is open to children ages 6 weeks to 11 years old.
  • Children age 3 and older who are not covered under a valid membership must purchase a day pass to use the facility.
  • Children must be at least 12 years old to be allowed in the Lenexa Rec Center unsupervised.
  • Youth ages 12–15 must complete a youth equipment orientation in order to use fitness equipment, indoor track, gymnasiums or attend fitness classes.

Youth waiver

Parents/guardians must be present to sign a release of liability form(PDF, 42KB) for the initial visit of any youth age 12–17 who uses the facility unaccompanied by an adult. The release of liability waiver will be in effect for one year. During the initial visit, a household account will be created with parent contact information in case of an emergency. 

Email completed youth access waiver forms to

Indoor pool

Ages 8 and younger: An adult age 18 or older must be in the Rec Center, and the child must be directly and responsibly supervised by someone age 14 or older, unless child is part of a program.

Ages 9–11: An adult age 18 or older must be in the Rec Center, unless child is part of a program. 

Caregiver access

Need a caregiver to assist you at the Rec Center? Please request ADA accommodations before your initial visit. Once approved, your caregiver will be allowed access at no charge when you visit the facility. 

Contact our ADA coordinator at 913.477.7707 or with any questions.

Transportation and parking

The facility is easily accessible from Interstate 435. Exit I-435 from 87th Street Parkway and head west to Winchester Street.

Free parking is available on street or in the five-story civic campus parking garage. Enter the garage from Winchester Street or 88th Street (via Penrose Lane). 

RideKC provides bus service to the civic campus via Route 487 and Route 495 at 87th Street Parkway and Scarborough Street.

Bicycle parking is available on the civic campus. A RideKC Bike hub is also located along Winchester Street just west of the Rec Center.

Day pass rates

A single day pass provides unlimited access to all open Lenexa Rec Center amenities — including the fitness floor, gymnasiums, indoor pool and Group X fitness classes. We do not sell separate passes to specific areas of the facility, such as the pool. For an additional fee, you can purchase other programs and services.

Ages 18 and older require a driver's license for entry. 

Save time by filling out the day pass information sheet(PDF, 171KB) in advance. 

Single Day Pass (age 3+) $9 $12
Day Pass Punch Card (10 visits) - save 10%! $81 $108

Group exercise class access

  • X Pass memberships include all Group X fitness classes.
  • Core Pass members can purchase individual Group X fitness classes or a punch card.
  • Nonmembers can purchase a single day pass, which includes Group X fitness classes.
Core Pass Member: Single class $7
Core Pass Member: 10-class punch card $56
Nonmember: Single day pass $9 for residents; $12 for nonresidents

Kid Zone child watch passes

Our Kid Zone child watch service is available for ages 6 weeks to 11 years old and includes fun, age-appropriate activities in a safe environment.

  • Lenexa Rec Center members can purchase a monthly unlimited pass for their child. Prepay annually or get auto-billed on the 20th of the month.
  • X Pass members receive a 10% discount.
  • Passes are non-transferable.
Single Visit $3.60 $4 $5
Punch Card (10 visits) $32.40 $36 $45
Monthly Unlimited Pass (Rec Center members only) $14.40 for first child; $9.90 for each additional child $16 for first child; $11 for each additional child N/A

School break passes

Students ages 18+ with a valid student ID can purchase a school break pass during summer and winter breaks. It can be used up to 30 days from the date of purchase.

  • Available between May 15–Aug. 31 and Nov. 15–Jan. 31.
Core Pass (basic access) $45 $56
X Pass (includes all Group X fitness classes) $65 $81