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Find a swimming pool

Indoor pools

Philadelphia Parks & Recreation helps keep select indoor City pools open year-round as resources allow.

Currently, Lincoln Indoor Pool is open for lifeguard screenings and skills trainings. Details:

Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Reserve a time slot at the Northeast Philadelphia location.

Outdoor pools

Parks & Rec maintains over 70 City pools. 50 of these pools are currently open for recreation. The remainder are undergoing repairs or renovations.

Use Parks & Rec’s Finder tool for information on days and times of open swim, family swim, adult swim, and swimming lessons.

Pool attire

By following our pool rules and proper attire guidelines, you’ll help us keep our pools clean and safe.

For those with physical disabilities

The City of Philadelphia seeks to provide recreation for those of all abilities.

Swim Philly

Each year, some pools are designated as Swim Philly pop-up pools. These pools host free classes, events, and feature extended hours. See the Swim Philly page for updates.