Gym in South Baton Rouge


8100 YMCA Plaza Drive, Baton Rouge, La 70810


The Paula G. Manship YMCA has been serving the community since 1996. This 42,000 square foot facility sits on 43 acres of land and features cardio equipment, cycle studio, gymnasium, sports fields, locker rooms, showers, group exercise, kids zone, ActivTrax, community room, weight training equipment, outdoor lap pool, outdoor recreation pool, outdoor track, outdoor pavilion, catch and release pond and playground. This Y also features the nationally-recognized, Lamar Tennis Center, a twenty-court tennis facility. 


Monday - Thursday, 5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday, 5:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday, 7:30 am- 6:00 pm
Sunday, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Kids Zone
Monday - Thursday (mornings) 8 am - 1 pm &  4 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday (mornings) 8 am - 1 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 12 pm
Sunday 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm




Please click the link below to register for programs or join online. 

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Thanksgiving Hours

by Kristen Hogan | Oct 25, 2019
Thanksgiving Day, the Y will be open from 7am until 9am at the following locations: A. C. Lewis YMCA, Americana YMCA, C. B. Pennington Jr. YMCA, Dow Westside YMCA and Paula G. Manship YMCA. All remaining YMCA locations will be closed.

All Y locations will be open normal business hours on Friday, November 29.