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Public swimming pools on Long Island

Make a splash in one of the many swimming pools open to the public around Nassau and Suffolk.

Aquatic Center Eisenhower Park

Aquatic Center Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, 516-572-0501 is
Photo Credit: Aaron Okayama

Aquatic Center Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, 516-572-0501 is open daily all year; call for hours.

Averill Boulevard Park

Averill Boulevard Park, 145 Averill Blvd., Elmont, 516-437-5881,
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Averill Boulevard Park, 145 Averill Blvd., Elmont, 516-437-5881, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Fee: $8 district residents, $9 nondistrict residents.

Brookhaven Aquatic Center

Brookhaven Aquatic Center, 300 Mastic Beach Rd., Mastic
Photo Credit: Jeffrey Basinger

Brookhaven Aquatic Center, 300 Mastic Beach Rd., Mastic Beach, 631-281-2870, nwsdy.li/aquatic. Hours 7:30 a.m.- 8:30 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 7:30 a.m.- 4 p.m. Sat., 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. Sun. Indoor pool, open all year. Fee $4-$7 residents, $10-$12 non residents.

Byron Lake Park Pool

Byron Lake Park Pool, 76 Bayview Dr., Oakdale,
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Byron Lake Park Pool, 76 Bayview Dr., Oakdale, 631-472-7043, June 24-Sept. 3.

Cantiague Park

Cantiague Park, 480 W. John St., Hicksville, 516-571-7056.
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Cantiague Park, 480 W. John St., Hicksville, 516-571-7056. Has water theme complex that includes waterslides and kiddie pools. Fee Daily and seasonal membership rates, call.

Centereach Pool

Centereach Pool, Hawkins Road, Centereach.
Photo Credit: Alicia Moore / Alicia Moore

Centereach Pool, Hawkins Road, Centereach.

Christopher Morley Park

Christopher Morley Park, Searingtown Road, North Hills, 516-571-8113.
Photo Credit: Beth Shalom Camp

Christopher Morley Park, Searingtown Road, North Hills, 516-571-8113.

Dix Hills Swimming Pool

Dix Hills Swimming Pool, Vanderbilt Parkway, Dix Hills,
Photo Credit: Newsday / Jeffrey Basinger

Dix Hills Swimming Pool, Vanderbilt Parkway, Dix Hills, 631-499-8000. Open June 24-Sept. 4, 12:30-8 p.m. weekdays, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. weekends. Fees: $4.50-$7 residents with ID card, guests $15. Youth swim classes as well as classes for the disabled (residents only) 3 and older (registration and fee); pool ramp.

Echo Park

Echo Park, Nassau and Roosevelt boulevards, West Hempstead,
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Echo Park, Nassau and Roosevelt boulevards, West Hempstead, 516-483-7400, indoor and outdoor pools, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Fee: $8 district residents, $9 nondistrict residents, $4 children 5-9, $4.50 nondistrict children 5-9.

Fabio Buttitta Memorial Pool

Fabio Buttitta Memorial Pool, Acorn Street, Deer Park,
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Fabio Buttitta Memorial Pool, Acorn Street, Deer Park, 631-242-4803.

Forest City Community Park

Forest City Community Park, 3199 Morgan Dr., Wantagh,
Photo Credit: Photo by Julie Cappiello

Forest City Community Park, 3199 Morgan Dr., Wantagh, 516-783-2513, 11 a.m.- 7 p.m. Fee $8 residents, and $9 nonresidents.

Freeport Recreation Center

Freeport Recreation Center 130 E. Merrick Rd., Freeport,
Photo Credit: Freeport Recreation Center

Freeport Recreation Center 130 E. Merrick Rd., Freeport, 516-377-2314, freeportny.com Hours 6:15 a.m.-10 p.m. Mon.-Fri.; 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat.-Sun.; indoor, heated pool year round; 3 outdoor pools. Fee Resident card $5; plus daily fee of $6, $4 children/seniors. Annual nonresident card $10 plus daily fee of $10, $8 children/seniors; without activity card $10/$12 a visit; 2-month summer plan available.

Harold Walker Memorial Park

Harold Walker Memorial Park, 1085 Woodfield Rd., Lakeview,
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Harold Walker Memorial Park, 1085 Woodfield Rd., Lakeview, 516-766-2277, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Fee: $3.50 district residents, $5 nondistrict residents.

Hewlett Point Park

Hewlett Point Park, 130 Hewlett Point Ave., Bay
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Hewlett Point Park, 130 Hewlett Point Ave., Bay Park, 516-599-4064, 11 a.m.- 7 p.m. Fee $5.50 district residents, $6.50 nondistrict residents.

Hidden Pond Pool

Hidden Pond Pool, 660 Terry Rd., Hauppauge. 631-232-3222
Photo Credit: Hidden Pond Day Camp

Hidden Pond Pool, 660 Terry Rd., Hauppauge. 631-232-3222 ext. 201, June 24-Sept. 4.

Holtsville Pool

Holtsville Pool, Buckley Road, Holtsville. Fee $3-$6 residents;
Photo Credit: Newsday David L. Pokress)

Holtsville Pool, Buckley Road, Holtsville. Fee $3-$6 residents; $8-$10 nonresidents.

Jones Beach State Park

Jones Beach State Park, West Bathhouses, 516-785-1600, nyparks.com.
Photo Credit: Colleen Casabianca

Jones Beach State Park, West Bathhouses, 516-785-1600, nyparks.com. Hours, Opening date: June 24. Call for hours and fees.

Long Beach Municipal Pool

City of Long Beach Pools, 700 Magnolia Blvd.,
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

City of Long Beach Pools, 700 Magnolia Blvd., Long Beach, 516-431-3890, longbeachny.gov/rec, open to all. Open daily, all year; indoor swimming pool, diving pool and other amenities. Check website for schedule.

Manorhaven Beach Park Pool

Manorhaven Beach Park Pool, 158 Manorhaven Boulevard, 158
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Manorhaven Beach Park Pool, 158 Manorhaven Boulevard, 158 Manorhaven Boulevard, Manorhaven. Outdoor pool with waterslide. Hours June 16-Aug. 12, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Aug. 13- Sept. 3, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Fee Residents $11 adults, $8 teens, $7 children, $6 seniors, $14 guest.

Martin "Bunky" Reid Park

Martin
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Martin "Bunky" Reid Park, Broadway and Urban Avenue, Westbury. Outdoor pool, open June 24- Sept. 4. Hours 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. Residents only; no fees.

Michael J. Tully Park Aquatic Activity Center

Michael J. Tully Park Aquatic Activity Center, 1801
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Michael J. Tully Park Aquatic Activity Center, 1801 Evergreen Ave., New Hyde Park. Open all year. Hours 8 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Mon., Wed. and Fri., 6 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Tue. and Thur., 8 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Sat.-Sun.; waterslide hours 3:30-6 p.m. Mon.-Fri., noon-5:30 p.m. Sat.-Sun. and holidays (residents only). Fee $11 ages 18-59, $8 13-17, $7 3-12, $6 seniors, veterans, volunteers, $14 guests.

Montauk Downs State Park Pool

Montauk Downs State Park Pool, Montauk, 631-668-5000, open
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Montauk Downs State Park Pool, Montauk, 631-668-5000, open daily June 23-Sept. 3, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Fee $7, $5 ages 6-11. Season pass: $60, $40 children (ID required).

Newbridge Road Park

Newbridge Road Park, Newbridge Road, Bellmore, 516-783-2500, 11
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Newbridge Road Park, Newbridge Road, Bellmore, 516-783-2500, 11 a.m.- 7 p.m. Fee $8 district residents, $9 nondistrict.

Nickerson Beach Park

Nickerson Beach Park, Lido Boulevard, Lido Beach, 516-571-7701,
Photo Credit: Linda Rosier

Nickerson Beach Park, Lido Boulevard, Lido Beach, 516-571-7701, opens June 16.

North Amityville Pool

North Amityville Pool, Albany Avenue, North Amityville, 631-842-6240.
Photo Credit: L.I. News Daily, 1999 / Patrick Andrade

North Amityville Pool, Albany Avenue, North Amityville, 631-842-6240.

North Lindenhurst Pool

North Lindenhurst Pool, Straight Path, North Lindenhurst, 631-957-3510;
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

North Lindenhurst Pool, Straight Path, North Lindenhurst, 631-957-3510; pool ramp.

North Woodmere Park

North Woodmere Park, Hungry Harbor Road, North Woodmere,
Photo Credit: North Woodmere Park

North Woodmere Park, Hungry Harbor Road, North Woodmere, 516-571-7801. Has water theme complex that includes waterslides and kiddie pools. Fee Daily and seasonal membership rates, call.

Oceanside Park

Oceanside Park, Mahlon Brower Drive, Oceanside, 516-763-0709, 11
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Oceanside Park, Mahlon Brower Drive, Oceanside, 516-763-0709, 11 a.m.- 7 p.m. Fee $8 district residents, $9 non district.

Patchogue Beach Club

Patchogue Beach Club, Maiden Lane, Patchogue, 631- 475-4066,
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Patchogue Beach Club, Maiden Lane, Patchogue, 631- 475-4066, patchoguevillage.org Hours 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun., June 22-Aug. 11; 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon-Sun. Aug. 13-Sept. 3. Pool deck closes 15 minutes. before facility. Outdoor; open to all. Swim and sailing lessons.

Phelps Lane Pool

Phelps Lane Pool, 151 Phelps Lane, North Babylon,
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Phelps Lane Pool, 151 Phelps Lane, North Babylon, 631-669-4654; pool complex with interactive kiddie pool and slide.

Roosevelt Pool

Roosevelt Pool, 14 Hart Ave., Roosevelt, 516-623-7414, 10
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Roosevelt Pool, 14 Hart Ave., Roosevelt, 516-623-7414, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Fee: $3.50 district residents, $5 nondistrict residents.

Sands Picnic Beach

Sands Picnic Beach, 710 Lido Blvd., Lido Beach,
Photo Credit: Bruce Gilbert

Sands Picnic Beach, 710 Lido Blvd., Lido Beach, 516-431-6910, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Fee: $10 residents, $3.50 seniors and handicapped, $25 nonresidents. Pool fee for residents $8, $4 seniors and disabled.

Ship Wreck Cove

Ship Wreck Cove, 150 S. Clinton Ave., Bay
Photo Credit: John Dunn

Ship Wreck Cove, 150 S. Clinton Ave., Bay Shore, 631-224-5404, June 25-Sept. 5.

Smithtown Landing Municipal Pool

Smithton Landing Municipal Pool, 495 Landing Ave., open
Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark

Smithton Landing Municipal Pool, 495 Landing Ave., open June 23-Sept. 3. Hours 11:45 a.m..-6 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Town residents and guests. Fee $3-$4 residents with permits, $7 guests.

Veterans Memorial Park

Veterans Memorial Park, 1700 Prospect Ave., East Meadow,
Photo Credit: Nicole Bartoline

Veterans Memorial Park, 1700 Prospect Ave., East Meadow, 516-296-7780, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Fee: $8 district residents, $9 nondistrict.

Wantagh Park

Wantagh Park, Merrick Road, Wantagh, 516-571-7460.Has water theme
Photo Credit: Kevin P. Coughlin

Wantagh Park, Merrick Road, Wantagh, 516-571-7460.Has water theme complex that includes waterslides and kiddie pools. Fee Daily and seasonal membership rates, call.


Pools Not Pictured:

Anthony Sanchez Memorial Pool, West Babylon, 631-661-2067; pool ramp and playground equipment for the disabled. Fee $5 ($7 Phelps Lane Pool).


Casamento Pool, 65 Muncey Rd., West Islip, 631-224-5442, June 30-Aug. 26; Group swim lessons at Byron Lake and Hidden Pond pools; check website. Hours Call pools for hours and rates.


Whitney Pond Park, Northern Boulevard and Community Drive, Manhasset, 516-869-6311. Outdoor pool. Open June 25-Aug. 17. Hours 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Fee $8, $6 teens, $5 children, $4 seniors, handicapped, volunteer firefighters. Membership and nonresident fees.


Oyster Bay Town Pools, oysterbaytown.com.


Community Park Pools open to town residents and guests.


Bethpage Community Park, Stewart and Cherry avenues, 516-733-8404.


Marjorie R. Post Community Park, Unqua Road, Massapequa, 516-797-7990.


Plainview-Bethpage Community Park, Washington Avenue, Plainview, 516-733-8400.


Syosset-Woodbury Community Park, 7800 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury, 516-677-5990. June 24-Sept. 4 (Labor Day). Hours 11 a.m.-7p.m.


Tappen Pool, Shore Road, Glenwood Landing, 516-674-7100. Open to town residents and nonresidents. Hours June 24-July 28. Mon-Fri., Noon-7 p.m.; Sat.-Sun. 11 a.m.-7p.m. July 29-Sept. 4 11 a.m.-7 p.m. daily.


Village of Hempstead Pools Hempstead, 516-478-6250 Open to all. Kennedy Park, 335 Greenwich St. Open daily 10 a.m.-8 p.m. June 25-Sept. 4; life available for disabled, call ahead.

Newbridge Road Park, Newbridge Road, Bellmore, 516-783-2500, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Fee $8 district residents, $9 nondistrict.

Kennedy Park, 335 Greenwich St. Open daily 10 a.m.-8 p.m. June 22- Sept. 3; lift available for disabled, call ahead. Fee $5, $4 children, nonresidents; $4, $3 children, residents.

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