Swimming Pools

Kuopio has two public swimming pools: Niirala Swimming Pool is located near the centre in Niirala district and the Lippumäki Swimming Pool in Petonen district in southern Kuopio. Tahko Spa provides spa services in Tahko.

Opening hours:

Niirala Swimming Pool
Mon, Wed, Fri 6:00 am–8:00 pm
Tue, Thu 8:00 am–8:00 pm
Sat, Sun 9:00 am–4:00 pm

Customers can continue swimming and exercising in the gym half an hour after the counter’s closing time.

Children’s pool is reserved for infant swimming on Saturdays and Sundays 8:00 am–10:00 am.

Jumping lessons on Sundays 1:00 am–1:00 pm.

Changing lockers operate with 50 cents euro coins.

Lippumäki Swimming Pool
Mon, Wed, Fri 8:00 am–9:00 pm
Tue, Thu 6:00 am–9:00 pm
Sat, Sun 8:00 am–9:00 pm

Customers can continue swimming and exercising in the gym half an hour after the counter’s closing time.

Water gymnastics:
On Saturdays 2:00 pm–2:45 pm

Check the exceptions in the opening times from below.

The minimum age limit for the users of the gyms that are maintained by the city of Kuopio is 15 years. Persons younger than 15 years must exercise in the presence and the charge of their parent or their coach. Children under 13 years are not allowed to go to the gyms for safety reasons.

Tahko Spa

The opening times of the Tahko Spa can be found on the website: tahkospa.fi

Contact information Contact information

Niirala Swimming Pool
Street address: Hannes Kolehmaisen katu 3, 70110 Kuopio

Customer service (and inquiries regarding the prices):
Tel. +358 44 718 2522
Email: uimahalli(at)kuopio.fi

Current situation with the reservations:

Deep swimming tracks
Low swimming tracks / lines
Other facilities / spaces

It is possible to view the reservations already made but one cannot log in/book shifts to the calendar.

Swimming lessons for children and adults and competitive swimming:

Kuopion uimaseura

Infant swimming
Titta Heimonen
Tel. +358 40 559 2088
Email: vauvauintikuopio@gmail.com

Lippumäki Swimming Pool
Street address: Petosentie 8, 70820 Kuopio

Customer service:
Tel. +358 17 182 591
Email: lippumaki(at)kuopio.fi

Current situation with the reservations

Tahko Spa
Street address: Keitaankatu 1, 73310 Tahkovuori
Tel. 0600 550 148
Email: info(at)tahkospa.fi