Accessible pools and spray decks

Find accessible swimming pools, wading pools, and spray decks in Massachusetts state parks.

All DCR swimming pools have outdoor chair lifts to provide access to the water. Several pools also have ramps into the water or offer zero-depth entry. Select pools and spray decks also have beach wheelchairs for use. Please get in touch with the pool or spray deck to reserve a beach wheelchair or for information about other site factors affecting accessibility.

Pools with ramps or zero-depth entry

The following pools have ramps into the water, in addition to a chair lift:

Agawam: Gerald J. Mason Memorial Swimming Pool, 1 Armory Drive

Attleboro: George I. Spatcher Memorial Swimming Pool, 79 North Avenue

Brighton: Artesani Wading Pool, 1255 Soldiers Field Road

Brockton: Manning Swimming Pool, 470 Forest Avenue

Chelsea: Vietnam Veterans Memorial Swimming Pool and Wading Pool, 184 Carter Street

Chicopee: Sara Jane Sherman Memorial Swimming Pool, 750 Meadow Street

Clinton: Philip J. Weihn Memorial Swimming Pool, 50 West Boylston Street

Fall River: Vietnam Veterans Memorial Swimming Pool and Spray Deck, 339 Eastern Ave

Fitchburg: Gustave Johnson Memorial Swimming Pool and Spray Deck, 35 Wanoosnock Avenue

Freetown: Freetown State Forest Spray Deck and Wading Pool, 105 Slab Bridge Road

Lawrence: Lt. Colonel Edward J. Higgins Swimming Pool, 180 Crawford Street

Leominster: Leominster State Swimming Pool, 111 Viscoloid Avenue

Lowell: Raymond Lord Swimming Pool and Spray Deck, 81 Cross Street

Ludlow: John F. Thompson Memorial Swimming Pool, 211 Highland Avenue

Mattapan: Ryan Wading Pool, 350 River Street

Milford: Sen. P. Eugene Casey Memorial Swimming Pool, 49 Prospect Street

Southbridge: Andrew J. Petro Swimming Pool, 15 Randolph Street

Springfield: John H. Thomas Memorial Swimming Pool and Spray Deck, 1470 Roosevelt Avenue

Topsfield: Bradley-Palmer Wading Pool, 40 Asbury Street. Beach wheelchair available.

Waltham: Connors Swimming Pool, 330 River Street. Beach wheelchair available.

Weymouth: Connell Memorial Swimming Pool, 220 Broad Street. Beach wheelchair available.

Worcester: Dennis F. Shine Memorial Swimming Pool, 87 Providence Street

Worcester: Veterans Memorial Bennett Field Swimming Pool

Pools with lifts and stairs only

The following pools do not have ramps into the water.

Brighton: Reilly Memorial Swimming Pool, Chestnut Hill Ave

Cambridge: Francis J. McCrehan Memorial Swimming and Wading Pool, 359 Rindge Avenue

Cambridge: Veterans Memorial Swimming Pool, 719 Memorial Drive

Everett: Allied Veterans Memorial Swimming and Wading Pool, 65 Elm Street, Everett

Hyde Park: Olsen Swimming Pool, 95 Turtle Pond Parkway

Lawrence: Geissler Memorial Swimming Pool, 50 High Street, Lawrence

Malden: Lt. Dennis C. Holland Memorial Swimming and Wading Pool, 108 Mountain Avenue, Malden

Melrose: Lawrence W. Lloyd Memorial Swimming Pool, 49 Tremont Street

Roxbury: Melnea A. Cass Memorial Swimming Pool, 120 Martin Luther King Blvd.

Somerville: Dilboy Memorial Swimming and Wading Pool, 110 Alewife Brook Parkway, 

Somerville: Latta Brothers Memorial Swimming and Wading Pool, 235 Broadway

Stoneham: Hall Memorial Pool, 4 North Border Road

Watertown: Clarence W. Dealtry Memorial Swimming and Wading Pool, 138 Pleasant Street

 

Spray decks

Spray deck surfaces and water features are accessible. Parking and the approach to the deck varies by location. Please contact the spray deck directly with any questions about site access.

Belmont: Beaver Brook Spray Deck, 621 Trapelo Road (unguarded). Beach wheelchair available.

Boston: Neponset Landing II Spray Deck, 72 Hill Top Street (unguarded)

Brighton: Artesani Playground Wading Pool and Spray Deck, 1255 Soldiers Field Road

Hyde Park: John T. Moynihan Spray Deck, 920 Truman Parkway (unguarded). Beach wheelchair available.

Hyde Park: Olsen Spray Deck, 95 Turtle Pond Parkway (unguarded)

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