Crowell Recreation Center

Serving District 1, Brightmoor and the westside of Detroit, this updated Recreation Center is the place to dance, train for boxing, lift weights and enjoy indoor gym sports. It is named for a former Detroit Recreation Superintendent.  Crowell sits in beautiful Hope Park, which offers horse-shoe pits, playground and walking path alongside a beautiful cover of pines and hardwood trees.  

FYF Crowell 2024

Crowell Summer Schedule 2024

(June 24th - August 16th, 2024)

Schedules Subject to Change*

Crowell Summer 2024

Center Supervisor: Phil Hytower

Membership & Rental Information for Parks & Recreation
A valid membership is required to participate in all programs/classes/activities. Don't have a membership or interested in renting a space? Register through RecTrac to get started!  Additional fees for classes/programs/activities may apply. 

Recreation Membership
Parks & Rec Fee Schedule 2024
Parks & Rec Fee Schedule 2024

Membership/Rental Fees Subject to Change*


  • Gymnasium
  • Weight room
  • Boxing Room
  • Meeting/Multipurpose Rooms
  • Dance Studio
  • Kitchen
  • Shelter
  • Rental Space