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Posted on: October 15, 2020

New renderings of Terrell Recreation Center revealed

Artist rendering of modern recreation facility with glass rotunda and wide welcome deck

OCTOBER 15, 2020 - Allen Parks & Recreation is sharing a glimpse inside the future Stephen G. Terrell Recreation Center.

Parks & Recreation Director Kate Meacham revealed new interior renderings from BRS Architects during the October 13 City Council Workshop. The artwork depicts a bright and modern interior featuring an indoor playground, vaulted walk/jog track and light-filled meeting rooms and other community spaces.

The 149,000-square-foot facility is expected to open in Spring 2023 on Exchange Parkway, south of Ridgeview Drive. The $54 million project includes:

  • Indoor playground
  • Child watch area
  • Two gymnasiums with multiple courts
  • Indoor walk/jog track
  • Adventure track
  • Weight/cardio areas
  • Group fitness areas
  • Catering kitchen
  • Outdoor fitness deck

Follow the progress at
Artist rendering of community gathering space with televisions and pool table

Artist rendering of guest services desk and indoor playground

Artist rendering of a vaulted indoor track

Artist rendering of a smaller meeting room adjacent to indoor athletic courts

Artist rendering of a child classroom area

Artist rendering of a second-story indoor track and fitness area

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