Welcome to the Emerson YMCA. We are here for you!

If you're looking for a gym in St. Louis with an uplifting environment, a community spirit and a unique focus on its members' well-being, the Emerson Family YMCA is just the warm, welcoming community you need to start your fitness journey. We're more than just a fitness center in St. Louis — we're a place for you and your family to build lasting relationships, develop a community focus and maintain your physical and mental wellness. We'll help you achieve these goals with a concentration on three core values: youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

Get connected through programs!

Find a swim lesson, sports league, summer camp, or more.


Member Meter

View our facility usage in real-time! Percentages show the current amount of people checked in relative to COVID-19 facility capacity guidelines.


Want to see more of our facility? Visit us today for a personalized tour!

Indoor Track
Indoor Pool
Free Weights
Stretching Area/Equipment
Adult Locker Rooms
Child Watch
Teen Center
Community Garden
Birthday Parties/Rentals
Family Locker Rooms

Support the Y

Our Annual Campaign provides financial assistance and subsidies to ensure all who wish to participate can, regardless of their financial situation. Growing our Annual Campaign will ensure that we scale and expand our programs into our most vulnerable communities. To ensure we are deepening our impact, we will innovate our programming to meet community needs.