YMCA of Greater Louisville

Downtown Family YMCA

555 South Second Street, Louisville, KY 40202 502 587 6700
  • Monday — Thursday 5 AM - 9 PM
  • Friday 5 AM - 8 PM
  • Saturday — Sunday 7 AM - 5 PM


By joining the Y, you're not just a member of the facility; you're part of a cause. With a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, improving health and well-being, and giving back and supporting our neighbors, your membership gives you and your community the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.




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  • Main group exercise room
  • Large wellness center with state-of-the-art equipment & trained staff (over 110 pieces of equipment)
  • 25-yard heated indoor swimming pool
  • 2 floors of strength training and free weights
  • 2300 square feet Women's Center with 20+ pieces of cardio & strength equipment
  • 2 wellness class studios for spirit & mind classes
  • Group cycling studio
  • CrossFit Full Gallop
  • Basketball court
  • Running/walking indoor track
  • 5 racquetball/handball courts
  • Kids' Club where kids enjoy fun, supervised activities while you work out
  • 4 locker rooms with towel service
  • Y member lounge with vending and free wifi
  • Personal training studio
  • Laundry, rental lockers and massage services available
  • Indoor rock climbing wall


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We're a lot more than just a gym. We're a community. Here, surrounded by friends as well as by caring, knowledgeable staff, you can grow your spirit, mind and body in ways you never imagined. But since that's a little hard to quantify, here are some other benefits to being a community-wide Y member:

  • Access to state-of-the art YMCA wellness centers throughout Greater Louisville and Southern Indiana.
  • Youth Fitness Fundamentals
  • 100+ free group exercise and aqua fitness classes per week
  • Reduced member rates on youth and family programs like swim lessons, sports, camps and more!
  • Active Older Adults events and activities
  • Special events and activities
  • Free fitness coaching to help you meet your goals
  • Free child care while you work out with a family membership
  • Health and nutrition programs
  • Financial assistance for membership and programs


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Be our guest and experience fun and fitness for the whole family at our Downtown Family YMCA. Fill out our Guest Pass Form online and see what the Y has to offer first hand!


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Have questions about membership? We have answers! See answers to frequently asked questions online or give us a call at 502.587.6700 and we'll be happy to assist you!


Community-wide membership rates include unlimited access to all 11 Ys in Kentuckiana, hundreds of group exercise and aqua fitness classes each week, free child care while you work out, the support of friendly, caring Y staff and fellow Y members, and much more!

Click a Y membership type below and join online today! 
Membership Type Monthly Draft
Join Fee
One-Time Pool Fee
Family with Calypso Cove Family Water Park $97 $80 $250
Family without Calypso Cove $97 $80 N/A
Family of Two with Calypso Cove Family Water Park $85 $80 $175
Family of Two without Calypso Cove $85 $80 N/A
Adult (ages 26-64 years) $58 $55 N/A
Senior (ages 65 years and over) $53 $55 N/A
Youth with Calypso Cove Water Park (ages 10-17) $42 $30 $175
Youth without Calypso Cove $42 $30 N/A
Young Adult (ages 18-25) $42 $30 N/A
- Family Membership: Up to 2 adults and dependent children living in the same household. Additional adults: $20/month
- Family of 2: People living in the same household
- One-Time Join Fee and Pool Fee: The join fee and pool fee are one-time fees as long as your membership remains active. Should your membership lapse, you will be subject to these fees again.

The Y is for everyone. We offer affordable membership and program rates, including reduced rates for Calypso Cove, based on household income. Please visit us at the branch or give us a call at 502.587.6700 to learn more about our income-based rates.

The following locations offer SilverSneakers®, Silver&Fit and Renew Active. Please check with your insurance provider or call us at 502.587.9622 to see if you qualify.

  • Clark County Family YMCA
  • Chestnut Street Family YMCA
  • Downtown Family YMCA
  • Floyd County Family YMCA
  • Republic Bank Foundation YMCA
  • Southwest Family YMCA


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Become a part of our Worksite Wellness Program and begin a health and wellness program for your company that encompasses not just physical fitness but promoting healthy lifestyles. Participating in regular health and wellness programs provides employees with a wealth of positive results.

Our Mission: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.