Hopewell Recreation and Parks is a dynamic organization within the City of Hopewell local government structure. The department's focus is to improve the overall quality of life for citizens through strategic programming and access to facilities and green space. The department offers hundreds of high quality programs each year including outdoor recreation, athletics, aquatics, special events, therapeutic recreation, active adults, and more. The department manages over 200 acres of award-winning parks, playgrounds, and athletic facilities that provide the setting for active lifestyles, environmental conservation, and family fun. Please explore our site to learn more about the department and to discover your next adventure!  

Department News

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The Hopewell Community Center pool and fitness center reopen on September 8. Schedule your appointment today! Learn more! 


2019 was an amazing year for HRP! Learn more about our statistics and special projects in the 2019 Annual Report!  

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Staff members recently led a guided kayaking tour of the Appomattox River for the Chesapeake Bay Journal. Read more! 





Don't miss any of the exciting programs, awesome events, or beautiful facilities offered by Hopewell Recreation and Parks!  Connect with us today by checking out our activity guide, subscribing to our e-newsletter,  or following our social media pages on facebook and instagram. Let your adventure begin with Hopewell Recreation and Parks! 


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Administrative Office:

Hopewell Community Center

100 W. City Point Road

Hopewell, VA 23860

(804) 541-2353

Hopewell Community Center

100 W. City Point Road

Hopewell, VA 23860


T: (804) 541-2353

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