Pools, Baths and Lidos

Swimming Pools

Explore this gallery of images of swimming pools from the RIBA Collections.

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RIBA2969-30Empire Pool nearing completion, Wembley, London

 
RIBA7306Empire Pool, Wembley, London: the pool hall seen from a spectators' gallery

 
RIBA7320Pioneer Health Centre, St Mary's Road, Peckham, London: view of the swimming pool from one of the recreation rooms


RIBA10391Royal Commonwealth Pool, Edinburgh: the main pool hall showing the diving pool

 
RIBA11488Bains de la Sauveniere public baths, Liege

 
RIBA12700Design for a swimming pool at the Ladies' Carlton Club, 4-5 Grosvenor Place, Belgravia, London


RIBA19238Casa del Balilla, Via della Liberta, Forli: view showing the swimming pool with the glass walls removed for summer use

 
RIBA24557Lansdowne Club, Berkeley Square, Mayfair, London: the swimming pool

 
RIBA24925Royal Masonic Institution for Girls, Senior School, Rickmansworth: the swimming pool


RIBA25181Public swimming baths, Granville Road, Willesden, London

 
RIBA30935Bletchley Leisure Centre under construction, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

 
RIBA34486Central Baths, Fairfax Road, Coventry


RIBA34823Flaminio Stadium, Rome: the swimming pool under the stands

 
RIBA35067Designs and contractors' drawings for the Pioneer Health Centre, St Mary's Road, Peckham, London: sections

 
RIBA39919Leeds International Pool, Westgate, Leeds


RIBA45426Pioneer Health Centre, St Mary's Road, Peckham, London: the swimming pool seen from the cafeteria

 
RIBA45429Public swimming baths, Putney, London

 
RIBA53539Felling Swimming Pool, Fewster Square, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear


RIBA57113Public swimming bath and library, Fulwell Cross, Barkingside, London

 
RIBA57127Bletchley Leisure Centre, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire: the swimming pool enclosed by the pyramid

 
RIBA57143Central Baths, Fairfax Road, Coventry: the main pool hall seen from the spectators' gallery


RIBA57152Royal Commonwealth Pool, Edinburgh, seen during the Commonwealth Games of July 1970

 
RIBA57187Sports hall, National Recreation Centre, Crystal Palace, London: the pool hall seen from the diving pool

 
RIBA57658Bains de la Sauveniere public baths, Liege: the pool hall seen prior to the pools being filled


RIBA57663Bains de la Sauveniere public baths, Liege: the floodlit pool hall with the pools filled

 
RIBA62992Leeds International Pool, Westgate, Leeds

 
RIBA62996Leeds International Pool, Westgate, Leeds: the main pool


RIBA73569Dolphin Square, Grosvenor Road, Pimlico, London: the swimming pool

 
RIBA73616Shirehampton Public Baths, Bristol: the main pool

 
RIBA76395Dollan Baths, East Kilbride: the parabolic roof under construction


RIBA76403Dollan Baths, East Kilbride: the olympic length swimming pool

 
RIBA80558Leeds International Pool, Westgate, Leeds

 
RIBA97100Painting entitled 'Poolside Reflection', of the swimming pool at the head office for insurance firm Willis Faber and Dumas Limited, Ipswich, Suffolk


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