(740) 454-4767

Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday 5:30a-9p Friday 5:30a-8p Saturday 7a-5p Sunday 8a-3p


1425 Newark Rd., Zanesville OH

The LAP POOL is CLOSED until further notice.  Lap Pool Update:  The source of the leak in the competition Lap Pool has been detected.  Specialist have discussed the issues however it is uncertain when the Lap Pool issue will be fixed.  Please know that we are doing everything in our power to get issues resolved. The MRC Board and Staff apologize for the interruption of service with the Lap Pool.

The warm water Activity Pool will continue to open on the weekdays at 5:30am until the Lap Pool is open again.  Thank you for your patience and understanding during this uncertain and difficult time.  Should you have questions, please feel free to contact Libby at 740-454-4767.

Updated 10/15/16, 10/18/16, 10/26/16

The Muskingum Recreation Center (MRC) is  state-of-the-art exercise/fitness and aquatic facility open to the public.  We are excited to serve the residents of Zanesville-Muskingum County and beyond. If you haven’t stopped in, please do so. Any member of our staff would be available to give you a tour!

The Muskingum Recreation Center (MRC) is located behind the Ohio University and Zane State College campuses. Please visit our website often, as we continue to improve and update it with current information, class offerings, fitness and wellness education and more.  


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