This summer, Philadelphia Parks & Recreation is offering sensory-friendly swim hours. This is an open swim time with a quiet, less-crowded environment.

This swim time is set aside for those with autism and neurodivergence and their families. You are encouraged to pre-register for this event. View the list of locations below.

Register for sensory-friendly swim hours by contacting the site directly. Site contact information can be found at the links below:

Barry Pool 1800 Johnson St.,19145 Sundays 12 p.m.-1 p.m.
Fox Chase Pool 7901 Ridgeway St., 19111 Thursdays 5 p.m.-7 p.m.
Gathers Pool 2501-19 W. DiamondSt.,19121 Fridays 10 a.m.-11 a.m.
J. Finnegan Pool 6801 Grovers Ave., 19142 Fridays 12 p.m.-1 p.m.
Kendrick Pool 5822 Ridge Ave., 19128 Sundays 12 p.m.-1 p.m.
Mitchell Pool 3700 Whitehall Ln., 19114 Fridays 5 p.m.-7 p.m.
Scanlon 1099 E. Tioga St., 19134 Fridays 5 p.m.-7 p.m.
Vogt 4131 Unruh Ave., 19135 Wednesdays 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m.
Please note: Sensory-friendly swim will not take place during posted heat emergencies. This will allow Parks & Rec to keep all pools available for open swim.