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By: Amy Hopf, Digital Content Associate

Philadelphia Parks & Recreation has 70+ indoor and outdoor pools opening for the summer season! The dates of each pool opening are below. Please check in with your neighborhood pool for days and times of open swim, family swim, and adult swim, as well as swim lessons and swim team activities. Our spraygrounds are another fun way to beat the heat: they are all open!

Pool opening dates are subject to change, and opening times vary on each opening day.

Tuesday, June 19

Lawncrest Recreation Center (6000 Rising Sun Ave., 19111)

Wednesday, June 20

Thursday, June 21

Friday, June 22

Saturday, June 23

Monday, June 25

Tuesday, June 26

Wednesday, June 27

Thursday, June 28

Friday, June 29

Saturday, June 30

C.B. Moore Recreation Center (2551 N. 22nd St., 19132)

Thursday, July 19

McVeigh Recreation Center* (400 E. Ontario St., 19134)

To Be Determined

Carousel House Recreation Center (4300 Avenue of the Republic, 19131)

Please note: Bridesburg, Lederer, and Sayre Morris pools are closed for the season.
* = Pool opening may be delayed due to damages.

Cool off in a swimming pool in your neighborhood this summer.