View of the modern entranceway to the MacBain Community Centre.

Niagara Falls

MacBain Community Centre and Library


The City of Niagara Falls


$ 22 Million


100,000 sf.


August 2005

Delivery Model




Multi-Use Recreation Facilities


MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects & Chapman Murray Associates Architects Inc

The MacBain Community Centre facility consists of 100,000 square foot space that was a unique partnering effort designed to allow services and programs to be provided from the new centre by the YMCA of Niagara, the Niagara Falls Public Library, the City of Niagara Falls, Heart Niagara, Coronation 50 Plus Recreation Centre, and Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Niagara Falls.

“Aquicon has proven to be professional and consistent in their construction practices as well as in their problem solving techniques.”

Joseph McLughlin, VP Asset Management and Capital Initiatives, YMCA of Niagara

The MacBain Community Centre features large windows and a modern design for a beautiful finish.
The pool space provides a variety of recreational amenities at the MacBain Community Centre.
View of the recreational track and athletic space at the MacBain Community Centre.

The centre features a library, a four lane 25-metre pool with a chair lift, a water slide and a beach-entry leisure pool that includes a swirl bench and spray features. Additional features include a three lane track, a triple gymnasium, a four racquet courts, a 7500 square foot fitness centre and multi-purpose rooms.

Communal space borders and provides a view of the pool space at the MacBain Community Centre.
Exterior view of the MacBain Community Centre under landscaping construction.
The MacBain Community Centre's aquatic space under construction.

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