Swim Lessons for Kids in New York City

Swim lessons start as young as age 7 months at Commonpoint Queens, which uses the Red Cross curriculum for its swimming lessons. Photo courtesy of the venue
Swim lessons start as young as age 7 months at Commonpoint Queens, which uses the Red Cross curriculum for its swimming lessons. Photo courtesy of the venue

Whether you're looking to give your kids a refresher or introduce them to the water for the first time, we've rounded up 15 local organizations offering swim lessons for kids in New York City, and many have multiple locations. These local swim schools offer everything from mommy-and-me classes for babies and toddlers to private swim lessons and even competitive swim teams for big kids.  

Find more classes and enrichment opportunities for New York City kids in our guide to the Best Kids Classes and Activities in New York City.

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