Recreation Centers

Tucson Parks and Recreation Department operates nineteen recreation and special interest centers spread throughout our community. Offering a wide variety of programs and services, our centers develop a close and active community for citizens of all ages and interests.

Centers Senior Programs (ages 50+)
Dedicated Senior Centers Teen Programs (ages 12-17)
Find a Center (Map) Youth Programs (ages 5-11)
Center Passes Patron Code of Conduct

Centers Open for Senior Activities

A phased reopening of senior activities at our recreation centers began on Tuesday, March 30.  Senior centers and programs locations are open for limited days per week at 50% capacity and are open to participants over the age of 50.

Seniors will not need to be vaccinated, however masks, wellness checks, and physical distancing are still required.  The current Senior Meal Program, providing participating seniors with a week of meals, will continue with delivery and pick-up options.

News Release

Centers Now Open for Senior Activities
Center Days Hours
Armory Park Center Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Donna R. Liggins Center Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
El Pueblo Senior Center Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
El Rio Center Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Fred Archer Center Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Freedom Park Center Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Morris K. Udall Carol West Senior Addition Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Quincie Douglas Center Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Randolph Recreation Center Tuesday 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
William M. Clements Center Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

AARP Tax Preparation

Get free tax preparation from AARP.  Pick up a packed for your appointment at the Wilmot, Martha Cooper, or Columbus libraries or at the Armory Park or Morris K. Udall Carol West Senior Addition.

Location Packet Pickup Appointments
Armory Park Center Monday-Friday
11 a.m.-12 noon
Tuesday and Wednesday
9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Morris K. Udall Center
​Carol West Senior Addition
Tuesday and Thursday
9 a.m.-12 noon
Tuesday and Thursday
9 a.m.-12 noon

Centers

Dedicated Senior Centers

Find a Center

 

Center Passes

Take advantage of fitness opportunities and center amenities by purchasing a Center Pass.

Tucson Parks and Recreation offers two types of passes, Universal and Restricted.  Universal passes can be used at any center.  Restricted passes may be used at Fred Archer, Quincie Douglas, El Rio, Freedom, Donna Liggins, Randolph, and Santa Rosa.

Purchase your Center Pass at any Center. Benefits may include use of the gymnasium, weight room, indoor track, racquetball courts, locker rooms, and game areas depending on location.  All participants must take a certification class prior to using weight equipment. Dates/times vary by center.

Additional information on Center Rates and Fees.

A Discount Program is available for select programs and passes.