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The National Aquatic Centre, Dublin 15

Opened in 2003, The National Aquatic Centre (NAC) is a water-sports facility, built to be "the home of Irish swimming".

It has modern facilities such as a 50m competition pool (one of only three in Ireland), diving pool with movable floor, and leisure centre — it is Ireland's largest indoor water leisure facility.

The centre hosted the Special Olympics in August 2003 and the European SC Championships in December 2003.

It can accommodate 2,500 seated spectators. The centre is home to many swimming competitions including the Irish Long Course Championships and Leinster Age Groups.

The AquaZone is one of the most technically innovative water parks in Europe. Facilities include: The Masterblaster, The Dark Hole, The Green Giant, The Flow Rider, The Wave Pool, The Lazy River and The Pirate Ship

The Tonezone is a state-of-the-art health club which features all of the latest cardio vascular and resistant equipment, aerobics facilities and a dedicated spinning room. It also incorporates sauna, steam room and bubble bay for relaxation.

Opening Times

Opening times vary by peak and low season - please check the website.

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Ticket Prices

Admission charges vary by peak and low season - please check the website.

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Disabled Facilities

We have installed in the family changing area larger cubicles with a wet bed that is height adjustable which also includes a shower.
A new disability changing room with multi access hoist and wet bed and shower in the team change area.
We have a shower in each changing room installed with a seat and lowered shower with rails.
We have a new car park space directly out side the entrance.
We have strategically placed seating and rest spots external to the building
We have a new mobile pool hoist which is used in both the International Competition Pool and also in AquaZone

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More Information

Telephone: 00 353 1 (0) 6464300

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Location Map

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Snugborough Road,
Dublin 15

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