Cary Street Gym

The Cary Street Gym features:  
  • 2 heated indoor pools: activity pool and leisure pool
  • Activity pool features slide, free play area, lap lanes during designated times
  • Leisure pool features large, multi-person whirlpool spa, vortex, walk-in entry, 2 lap lanes
  • Rock climbing wall with bouldering/caving wall, belaying classes
  • 18,000 sq foot fitness center with cardio, selectorized and free weight equipment
  • Over 185 pieces of fitness equipment
  • 7 weight circuits
  • Flat screen TVs in fitness center
  • 4 court gymnasium for basketball, volleyball, table tennis and badminton
  • Multi Activity Center (MAC) with indoor turf for soccer, dodgeball, and more
  • Indoor running track: 9.5 laps/mile interior lane, 8.4 laps exterior lane
  • Day use and rental locker facilities
  • Group exercise studios
  • Stretching studio
  • Indoor cycling studio
  • 2 racquetball courts

Links and Resources


Fall 2014 Hours 

Monday - Friday // 6 a.m. - 12 a.m. (Aquatic Center closes 11:30 p.m.)
Saturday // 8 a.m. - 12 a.m. (Aquatic Center closes 11:30 p.m.)
Sunday // 9 a.m. - 12 a.m. (Aquatic Center  closes 7:30 p.m.)

Current Area Schedules 

Cary Street Recreation Complex

Cary Street Gym

December 14 - 20

The Four Court Gym is closed for wood resurfacing, and will reopen January 5. The track is closed Tuesday, Dec 16 and Wednesday, Dec 17.  

Cary Street Field


MCV Campus Recreation and Aquatic Center, 2 Court Gym

The 2 Court Gym will be closed beginning Tuesday, 12/16 for painting and resurfacing and will reopen January 5.

Aquatics Schedules

Space Reservation Request Forms (VCU student organizations only)

Cary Street Gym Space Request Form

Parking Near the Gyms

VCU Parking and Transportation has a handy reciprocal parking guide for parking subscribers. You can enter your permit letters to find out eligible locations and times for reciprocal parking lots on both campuses.

Student Subscribers
Faculty/Staff Subscribers


Cary Street Gym
101 South Linden St.
P.O. Box 842029
Richmond, VA 23284-2029
Phone: (804) 827-1100

MCV Campus Recreation & Aquatic Center
Jonah L. Larrick Student Center
900 Turpin Street
P.O. Box 980619
Richmond, VA 23298
Phone: (804) 828-6100

Outing Rental Center
130 South Linden Street
Richmond, VA 23284
(804) 828-6004