The information below is about the 2021 pool season.
View the 2023 pool opening information.
- The information below is about the 2021 pool season.
- View the 2023 pool opening information.
Philadelphia Parks & Recreation’s outdoor pools are back! Most pools are opening for the 2021 summer season. The dates of each pool opening are listed below. Please check with your neighborhood pool or search our Finder app for: Open swim, family swim, and adult swim times. Information about swim lessons and swim team activities. A list of the closest open pool or sprayground near you.
Some pools will not open this year due to a nationwide shortage of lifeguards. Here’s a list of those that will open starting June 30.
NOTE: Pool opening dates are subject to change, and opening times vary on each opening day.
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Thursday, July 1, 2021
Friday, July 2, 2021
Saturday, July 3, 2021
Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Thursday, July 8, 2021
Friday, July 9, 2021
Saturday, July 10, 2021
Monday, July 12, 2021
Friday, July 16, 2021
Monday, July 20, 2021
Unfortunately, staffing requirements were not reached for the following pools. These pools cannot open this summer: