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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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Mt Scott Community Center
Mt Scott Pool
Mt. Scott Community Center and Indoor Pool
5530 SE 72nd Avenue Locate this site in PortlandMaps
503-823-3183

General Info
Acquired in 1949

Amenities
Includes basketball court – indoor, community center, fitness room, gymnasium, kitchen – reservable, meeting room – reservable, party room – reservable, preschool program, roller skating, stage – indoor, swim pool – indoor, weight room, and wireless Internet access.
Basketball Court – Indoor Community Center Fitness Room Kitchen – Reservable Meeting Room – Reservable Party Room – Reservable Roller Skating Swim Pool – Indoor Weight Room Wireless Internet Access

Program Information

Historical Information
The center was first constructed in 1927 as a wood-frame bathhouse for the pre-existing outdoor pool. In 1949, a concrete building was constructed, and the dressing rooms in the original building were renovated. The gymnasium and roller-skating rink in the basement were constructed in 1953-1954. The auditorium was constructed sometime between 1949 and 1953. As a result of the 1994 bond measure, an indoor aquatic center was added to the facility in 2000. The outdoor pool was filled in and turned into a parking lot.