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Downtown Family YMCA

The Downtown Family YMCA is located in the heart of Chattanooga, serving our community for 143 years. Completely renovated in 2008, the Downtown Family YMCA is committed to providing services and programs that promote a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
Pedaling for Parkinson's
Now offered at our Downtown branch!

Location Amenities

  • Adult Locker Rooms
  • Full court gymnasium
  • Indoor teaching pool
  • Indoor lap pool
  • Whirlpool
  • Cycling Studio
  • 2 Group Exercise rooms
  • Indoor racquetball courts
  • Indoor Track
  • Towel service
  • 3-Star Licensed Preschool
  • Steam and Massage
  • Sauna
  • childcare
  • Cardio Equipment
  • Personal Training

News & Events


Saving Lives Together Lifeguard Certification classes CPR Pro Basic First Aid Red Cross Lifeguard This class upon completion will certify the individual in Red Cross Lifeguard, CPR Pro, Emergency Oxygen and First Aid. The class involves swimming along with classroom...


Get the most 'bang' (or splash) for your buck with 8 lessons in 2 weeks for ages 3-5! Mondays - Thursdays Session 1 - June 5-8 & June 12-15 Session 2 - June 19-22 & June 26-29 Cost: Members $40...


Did you hear? The YMCA now offers Biometric Screenings at its Downtown, Hamilton, Cleveland, and Healthy Living Center at North River branches. Screenings take place each Monday (by appointment) at a different branch. The cost is $30 and screening takes...


Rock & Roll with us! Join us Aug. 5 for the Hamilton Family YMCA's annual 5K , with a fun new date and theme! Run/walk with us as we celebrate the 80's! This family-friendly even will begin and end at...