General Admission: Free.
Dates Open: Mid-June – September 6.
General Community Hours: 11 AM – 7:15 PM.
Number of Pools: 51 Outdoor, 26 Indoor, 18 More Public School Pools Available, 95 Total.
Approximate Pools Per Person (citywide): .000033 (rank: 1st)
Approximate Pools Per Kid (citywide): .000127 (rank: 1st)
Average June/July/August High Temperatures (?F): 79/84/82
Special Programs Offered:
- Swimming lessons offered to adults, seniors and children 36 months to 5 years old for a small fee.
- Free “Learn to Swim” programs offered to kids age 6 to 17.
Our Ranking: 1st. The most total pools and pools per capita, plenty of free programming and an impressive water slide put Chicago public pools at the top of our list.