Captain Nemo’s – Columbia, MO

Scuba diving

From scuba certification to advanced diving courses to high-quality scuba gear, Capt. Nemo’s Dive Shop is your go-to swim and scuba center in Columbia, Missouri. Conveniently located off I-70 on Rangeline St, this Diventures location is great for swimmers living in Columbia, Jefferson City, Fulton, Fayette, Centralia, Mexico, Boonville, and other nearby towns. Aquatic enthusiasts near and far are welcome to start planning an international scuba trip with Diventures!

Our Columbia facility

Capt. Nemo’s Dive Shop is a certified SSI instruction facility dedicated to quality training and safe diving. Classes are offered regularly, and we offer frequent and exciting dive trips. We carry a full line of high-quality scuba equipment and accessories.  Capt. Nemo’s was acquired by Diventures in 2020. We are currently looking for a new location and will build a new full-service swim and scuba center in 2023.

  • 3,000 square feet retail space with a full range of scuba equipment
  • Complete service center
  • Large classroom
  • Compressor for air fills
  • Rental inventory

Hours of operation

Mon-Fri: 10 am-5:30 pm
Sat: 10 am-3 pm
Sun: closed


Contact us

1414B Rangeline St.
Columbia, MO 65201
Get directions

Phone: (573) 442-3483
[email protected]

New facility coming soon!

Columbia Scuba fanatics and aquatic enthusiasts have something exciting to look forward to! Diventures plans to build a new facility that includes an 8,000+ square-foot state-of-the-art swim and scuba center, an indoor heated pool ranging in depth from 3.5 to 12 feet, a retail store, comfortable classrooms, a scuba service center and a travel center that offers phenomenal local and international scuba travel!

Columbia will offer world-class swim lessons, comprehensive scuba programs for recreational to professional divers, community events, scuba and swim equipment sales and service and world-wide group and private travel.

Columbia’s new Diventures location will be the go-to for all of Columbia’s aquatic enthusiasts!

scuba diving instructors

Learn to scuba dive in Columbia

Scuba is for everyone and we are the premier place for all things scuba. We offer a wide range of scuba classes – from scuba certification to professional courses. You’ll appreciate our spacious classrooms and selection of scuba equipment.

Kids scuba diving lessons

Want to teach your kids how to dive? Sign them up for children’s scuba diving lessons in Columbia! They’ll make new friends and learn new skills under the close instruction of caring, experienced dive pros. Our classes have a student-to-instructor ratio of 4:1, so you know they’ll get personal attention!

Meet the Columbia team

Our team of experts in Columbia has years of experience teaching scuba diving. The whole team is passionate about sharing their love of the water and dedicated to helping you become a safe and confident diver.

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