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Pool Rules - For Your Safety, Please!

  • Follow the direction of the Park staff at all times
  • Take a cleansing shower before entering the pool.
  • Practice sun safety; always wear sunscreen, seek shaded areas and protect your skin from direct sun exposure.
  • All children must be accompanied and monitored by a parent or a responsible guardian at all times.
  • Proper swim suits are required.
  • DCR only allows Swim Diapers in the pools.
  • Do not change diapers, clothes, or wash children at the side of the pool; please use designated areas.
  • No person with a communicable disease is allowed to use the pool.
  • For your safety, no person with open wounds or wounds covered by a medical bandage will be allowed to enter the pool.
  • Running and horse play are not allowed.
  • Drinking or possession of alcohol is prohibited.
  • Glass containers are not allowed within this facility.
  • These are shallow water facilities; Diving is only allowed in authorized areas.

Agawam

Gerald J. Mason Memorial Swimming Pool
Armory Street, Agawam, MA 01001  near corner of Armory Drive and Maynard St.
413) 786-6254
June 25 - August 21
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Attleboro

George I. Spatcher Memorial Pool (managed by the Town of Attleboro, fee charged )
79 North Ave., Attleboro, MA 02703  near intersection of Walton St. and North Ave
(508) 223-2222
June 29 - August 19 - 11am-6pm 
Fees: Day Pass: $5; Season passes: Senior $10; Individual: $10; Family: $140

Belmont

Beaver Brook Spray Deck (unguarded)
621 Trapelo Rd., Belmont, MA 02478  at Intersection of Mill Street
May 28 - September 5
Open Daily 9:30am - 7:00pm

Boston

Brighton

Artesani Playground Wading Pool and Spray Deck
1255 Soldiers Field Rd., Brighton, MA 02135
May 28 - September 5
Open Daily 9:30am - 7:00pm

Reilly Memorial Swimming Pool
355 Chestnut Hill Ave., Brighton, MA 02135 (at Cleveland Circle)
(617) 277-7822
June 25 - August 21
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Dorchester

Neponset Landing II Spray Deck (unguarded)
Corner of Hill Top St. and Granite St., Dorchester, MA
May 28 - September 5
Open Daily 9:30am - 7:00pm

Hyde Park

John T. Moynihan Spray Deck (unguarded)
920 Truman Parkway, Hyde Park, MA 02136
May 28 - September 5
Open Daily 9:30am - 7:00pm

Olsen Swimming Pool
95 Turtle Pond Parkway, Hyde Park, MA 02136
(617) 361-1593
June 25 - August 28
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Olsen Spray Deck (unguarded)
95 Turtle Pond Parkway Hyde Park, MA 02136
(617) 364-9524
May 28 - September 5
Open Daily 9:30am - 7:00pm

Jamaica Plain

Johnson Playground Spray Deck (unguarded)
Corner of Lamartine and Green Streets, Southwest Corridor Park, Jamaica Plain, MA
May 28 - September 5
Open Daily 9:30am - 7:00pm

Stony Brook Spray Deck (unguarded)
Corner of Lamartine and Boylston, Southwest Corridor Park, Jamaica Plain, MA  
May 28 - September 5
Open Daily 9:30am - 7:00pm

Mattapan

Ryan Wading Pool
350 River Street, Mattapan, MA 02126  along the Neponset River Reservation
June 18 - September 5
Open Daily 9:30am - 7:00pm

Roxbury

Melnea A. Cass Memorial Swimming Pool
120 Martin Luther King Boulevard, Roxbury, MA 02119 (on Washington Street)  
(617) 445-0062
June 25 - August 28
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Mission Hill Spray Deck (unguarded)
(Behind Boston Police Headquarters at 1 Schroeder Plaza, Boston)
May 28 - September 5
Open Daily 9:30am - 7:00pm

West End

Alfond Spray Deck
280 Charles St., Boston, MA 02114  on Charles River Esplanade near the corner of Monsignor O'Brien Highway and Storrow Drive
(617) 727-1058
May 28 - September 5
Open Daily 9:30am - 7:00pm


 

Brockton

Manning Pool (managed by the City of Brockton, fee charged)
470 Forest Ave, Brockton, MA 02301  (directly behind Brockton High School)
(508) 588-2562
June 29 - Hours: 1pm-6pm; Fee: $3

Cambridge

Francis J. McCrehan Memorial Swimming and Wading Pool
359 Rindge Ave., Cambridge, MA 02140
(617) 661-0670
June 25 - August 26
11am-7pm 7 days a week

North Point Park Spray Deck (unguarded)
6 Museum Way, Cambridge 02141 (across from the Museum of Science)
May 28 - September 5
Open Daily 9:30am - 7:00pm

Veterans Memorial Swimming Pool
719 Memorial Dr., Cambridge, MA 02139 (at Magazine Beach)
(617) 661-0564
June 25 - August 21
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Chelsea

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Swimming and Wading Pool
184 Carter Street, Chelsea, MA 02150
(617) 884-3899
June 25 - August 28
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Chicopee

Sara Jane Sherman Memorial Swimming Pool
750 Meadow St., Chicopee, MA 01013
(413) 594-5376
June 25 - August 21
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Clinton

Philip J. Weihn Memorial Swimming Pool
50 West Boylston St., Clinton, MA 01510  next to Clinton Middle School at 100 West Boylston Street
(978) 365-4684
June 25 - August 21
Monday-Friday:  9am – 11am Learn to Swim; 11:30am – 7pm Public Swim
Saturday & Sunday: 11am -7pm Public Swim

Everett

Allied Veterans Memorial Swimming and Wading Pool
65 Elm St., Everett, MA 02149
(617) 727-1828
June 25 - August 28
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Fall River

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Swimming Pool & Spray Deck
339 Eastern Ave, Fall River, MA 02723 (Rte. 6)
(508) 679-8830
June 25 - August 28
11:30am-7pm 7 days a week

Fitchburg

Gustave Johnson Memorial Swimming Pool
35 Wanoosnock Ave., Fitchburg, MA 01420  near intersection of Canton St and Wanoosnock Ave
(978) 342-6510
June 25 - August 21
Monday-Friday:  9am – 11am Learn to Swim; 11:30am – 7pm Public Swim
Saturday & Sunday: 11am -7pm Public Swim

Freetown/Assonet

Freetown State Forest Spray Deck/Wading Pool
105 Slab Bridge Road, East Freetown, MA 02102  
June 18 - September 5
Open Daily 10:00am - 6:00pm
Call 508-644-5522 to obtain a pool permit for groups with 18+ children.

Lawrence

Geisler Memorial Swimming Pool
50 High Street, Lawrence, MA 01841
(978) 687-1024
June 25 - August 28
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Lt. Colonel Edward J. Higgins Swimming Pool
180 Crawford Street, Lawrence, MA 01843
(978) 687-0393
June 25 - August 21
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Leominster

Leominster State Swimming Pool (managed by the Town of Leominster, fee charged)
111 Viscoloid Ave., Leominster, MA 01453
(978) 534-7529
June 18 - Hours: 12pm-6pm; family swim 6pm-7pm
Fees: Day Pass: $4; Season Passes: Senior (over 60): $25; Individual: $30; Family (up to 5, $5 for each additional family

Lowell

Raymond Lord Memorial Swimming Pool
81 Cross Street, Lowell, MA
(978) 459-7370
June 25 - August 28
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Ludlow

John F. Thompson Memorial Swimming Pool (managed by the Town of Ludlow, fee charged)
211 Highland Ave., Ludlow, MA 01056
(413) 583-4448
Call (413) 583-8856 for schedule and fees.

Malden

Lt. Dennis C. Holland Memorial Swimming and Wading Pool
108 Mountain Ave., Malden, MA 02148
(781) 321-1864
June 25 - August 21
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Melrose

Lawrence W. Lloyd Memorial Swimming Pool
49 Tremont St., Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 662-1827
June 25 - August 28
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Milford

Sen. P. Eugene Casey Memorial Swimming Pool
49 Prospect St., Milford, MA 01757
(508) 473-5998
June 25 - August 21
Monday-Friday:  9am – 11:30am Learn to Swim; 12pm – 7pm Public Swim
Saturday & Sunday: 11am -7pm  Public Swim
 

Somerville

Dilboy Memorial Swimming and Wading Pool (managed by the City of Somerville, fee charged)
110 Alewife Brook Parkway, Somerville, MA 02143  (at High Street)
(617) 625-6600 x2980
June 25 - August 28
Hours: Mon-Fri: 11am-7pm, Sat & Sun: 11am-5pm
Fees: Season Passes: Individual: $40; Family: $75

Latta Brothers Memorial Swimming and Wading Pool
235 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02141
(617) 666-9236
June 25 - August 28
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Southbridge

Andrew J. Petro Swimming Pool (managed by the Town of Southbridge, fee charged)
15 Randolph St., Southbridge, MA 01550  June 25 - August 21 - Hours and fees: Call (508) 764-6459

Springfield

John H. Thomas Memorial Swimming Pool
2460 Roosevelt Ave., Springfield, MA 01104 (on Blunt Park Rd.)
(for location using GPS please use Blunt Park Road at the corner of Roosevelt Ave)
(413) 736-7699
June 25 - August 28
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Stoneham

Hall Memorial Wading Pool
4 North Border Rd., Stoneham, MA 02180
The pool complex is operated in partnership with the Boys and Girls Club of Stoneham
Please note, fees may apply.  Please call (781) 481-9092 or visit www.bgcstoneham.org  for more information.
July 1 - August 28
Day Passes: $2 for Children, $3 for Adults and $10 for a Family (2 adults & up 5 children)
Season Passes: Individual: $75, Family (2 adults plus children): $100
Open Wednesday - Sunday 11am-6pm (wading pool 10am-6pm)

Topsfield

Bradley Palmer Wading Pool
40 Asbury St., Topsfield, MA 01983
(978) 887-5931
June 18 - September 5
Open Daily 9:30am - 7:00pm

 Waltham

Connors Memorial Swimming Pool
330 River St. , Waltham, MA 02453
(781) 642-8594
June 25 - August 28
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Watertown

Clarence W. Dealtry Memorial Swimming and Wading Pool
138 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472
(617) 924-0132
June 25 - August 21
11am-7pm 7 days a week

Weymouth

Connell Memorial Swimming Pool
220 Broad St., Weymouth, MA 02188
(781) 335-2090
Indoor Pool - Closed seasonally June -October

Worcester

Veterans Memorial (Bennett Field) Swimming Pool
1260 Main St., Worcester, MA 01603
(508) 792-5515
June 25 - August 28
Monday-Friday:  9am – 11:30am Learn to Swim; 12pm – 7pm Public Swim
Saturday & Sunday: 11am -7pm  Public Swim

Dennis F. Shine Memorial Swimming Pool
87 Providence Street, Worcester, MA 01604
(508) 792-0727
June 25 - August 21
Monday-Friday:  9am – 11:30am Learn to Swim; 12pm – 7pm Public Swim
Saturday & Sunday: 11am -7pm  Public Swim