Henry Crown Sports Pavilion

2311 Campus DriveEvanston, IL 60208Phone: 847-491-4300Fax: 847-467-1405

Enjoy scenic lakefront views when you get active and fit at this beautiful facility situated on the Evanston Campus shores of Lake Michigan. This 95,000 square foot facility, which is linked to both the Norris Aquatics Center and the Combe Tennis Center, serves approximately 1,400 participants each day. Participants take part in a myriad of activities such as swimming, basketball, squash, racquetball, tennis, group fitness, cycling, weight lifting, and other general cardiovascular and exercise related activities.

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Henry Crown Sports Pavilion | Northwestern University

Facility Hours

Winter Break 2014

December 11th - January 4th
Monday-Friday 6:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday-Sunday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Special Closings
December 24th All Day
December 25th All Day
December 31st All Day
January 1st All Day

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  • 7000 sq. ft. cardiovascular and strength training room
  • Group training room
  • Dedicated Spin room
  • 3 multipurpose fitness studios
  • 165-meter, 3-lane indoor walking/jogging track
  • Cardiovascular room and area (2nd floor)
  • 6 varsity grade tennis courts
  • 3 racquetball courts
  • 3 squash courts (including 2 international courts)
  • Stretching room
  • 3 multipurpose courts for basketball and aerobics
  • Indoor lounge areas
  • Outdoor sundeck and beach patio
  • Men's and women's locker rooms with showers and saunas
  • Convenience Shop
  • Private beach

Cardiovascular Equipment

  • Star Trac Spinner
  • Recumbent Life Fitness Bikes, Recument Life Fitness Bikes, Upright
  • Pro 1 SCIFIT
  • Concept II Model E Rowing Ergometer
  • Schwinn Airdynes
  • Stairmaster 4600 PT Free Climber
  • Stairmaster Stepmills
  • Precor Elliptical Trainers
  • Life Fitness Treadmills
  • Life Fitness Selectorized Machines
  • Free Weights

WeLlness Suite

  • Fitness Testing Area
  • Consulation Room
  • (2) Massage Therapy Treatment Rooms
  • Changing Room with Shower Facilities