The city of Philadelphia is opening its public pools starting Tuesday, June 21. The week of July 11, 50 of the city’s 63 pools will be open to Philly families.

Here’s a list of those that will open starting Tuesday, June 21.


  • Pool opening dates are subject to change.
  • Opening times vary on each opening day.
  • Click on the name of the site listed below for address and contact information.

Tuesday, June 21  

Fishtown Recreation Center 
Mill Creek Playground
Samuel Recreation Center  

Wednesday, June 22  

Barry Playground  
Lawncrest Recreation Center 
Penrose Playground

Thursday, June 23 

Kelly Pool  
Vogt Playground
Pleasant Playground  

Friday, June 24 

Murphy Recreation Center  
Mitchell Playground  
Simpson Recreation Center  

Monday, June 27

Bridesburg Recreation Center  
Athletic Recreation Center  
Ford Recreation Center  

Tuesday, June 28 

Awbury Playground  
Jacobs Playground  

Wednesday, June 29 

Jardel Recreation Center  
Marian Anderson Recreation Center  
Max Myers Playground  

Thursday, June 30

Hancock Playground  
Kendrick Recreation Center  

Friday, July 1 

Fox Chase Recreation Center

Saturday, July 2 

American Legion Playground
Cione Playground  
Mander Playground

Week of July 4 

Hillside Recreation Center
Christy Recreation Center
J Finnegan Playground
Northern Liberties Recreation Center 
Cherashore Playground
CB Moore Recreation Center
McVeigh Recreation Center
Cobbs Creek Recreation Center 
Lackman Playground
Stinger Square 
O’Connor Pool
Sacks Playground
39th & Olive Playground
Lonnie Young Recreation Center
Houseman Playground
Feltonville Recreation Center
Shepard Recreation Center
Piccoli Playground
Francisville Recreation Center 
Scanlon Recreation Center  

Week of July 11

Hunting Park Recreation Center
Waterloo Playground
Tustin Recreation Center 
FJ Meyers Recreation Center 

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