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The YMCA of Greater Rochester is proud to partner with Innovation Square to provide a space for it's residents as well as the Downtown Rochester Community a place to start or continue their wellness journey.

The YMCA at Innovation Square is available to Innovation Square residents and all YMCA of Greater Rochester members.

Innovation Square Announcement


The YMCA of Greater Rochester is proud to announce its partnership with Innovation Square with an 11,000-square foot Wellness Center.
Eastside EGym


The YMCA at Innovation Square is excited to bring the eGym Circuit System to downtown Rochester! eGym combines state-of-the-art technology and connects you to electronic equipment that adjusts to you while helping you keep a routine - plus it makes working out fun!

Innovation Schedule


Plan your next trip to The YMCA at Innovation Square!

Innovation Square


Memberships for The YMCA at Innovation Square are available! Join us at our newest location, bringing health and wellness back to Center City.

What is available at The YMCA at Innovation Square?

You can expect to find the following amenities at The YMCA at Innovation Square.

  • Cardio Equipment
  • Strength Training Equipment
  • eGym Circuit System
  • Peloton Bikes
  • Group Exercise Classes
How do I access The YMCA at Innovation Square?

If you are utilizing public transportation, street parking or walking, you will use the entrance in the Theater at Innovation Square off E. Broad Street. There will be signs on the door indicating which entrance to use. You will need to scan your YMCA Membership keytag or barcode on your YMCA of Greater Rochester app to get access into the building. Once inside, use the elevator labeled “YMCA Wellness Center” and select level C to get you to the entrance of The YMCA at Innovation Square.

If you are utilizing the Innovation Square parking garage, please note that the Chestnut Street entrance is currently closed. You will need to enter the garage off Court Street using the left-most entrance to the garage; the other two lanes will get you to a different garage. We recommend parking on the orange or purple levels to be closest to the elevator entrance at The YMCA at Innovation Square.  You will need to use the elevator labeled Theater Elevator with the “YMCA Wellness Center” to get into Innovation Square. Once inside, please select level C and follow the signage labeled “YMCA Wellness Center” to get you to the entrance of The YMCA at Innovation Square.

Free street parking, as available, can be accessed before 8 am and after 6 pm, Monday through Friday, as well as on Saturdays on streets surrounding Innovation Square. From 8 am to 6 pm payment must be made through meters. At this time, the YMCA is not reimbursing parking payments made on the street or in the garage. The Innovation Square Garage charges $2 an hour, up to $10 a day.

What is Innovation Square?

Innovation Square is a collaborative campus in the heart of downtown Rochester (at the former Xerox building) in which students from multiple colleges, universities and institutions can live, learn and innovate in an urban environment. Learn more on their website.