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Outdoor Pools in Alexandria Open Today!

Old Town Pool in Alexandria, Virginia (Photo via Alexandria Aquatics)
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Jump In to the 2016 Outdoor Pool Season at Alexandria Pools

alexandria logoThe City of Alexandria 2016 Outdoor Pool Season opens TODAY (Saturday, May 28) at the outdoor pools in Alexandria, Virginia. Old Town Pool, located at 1609 Cameron Street in Alexandria, and Memorial Pool at Charles Houston Recreation Center, located at 901 Wythe Street in Alexandria, ALL open TODAY.

The first 50 outdoor pool season pass holders will receive a free gift with purchase.

REMINDER: The formal kickoff will be at 12 Noon.

The complete 2016 Outdoor Pool season operating schedule is as follows:

Old Town Pool, 1609 Cameron St.

  • This complex includes a 25-yard pool with a diving well. A separate training pool is available for children up to 42 inches in height. Easily accessible for disabled, the training pool has a water depth range of 1-3 feet. For added convenience, a parking lot, picnic area and a tot playground are adjacent to the pool.
  • May 28 – September 11: Saturdays and Sundays, 12-7 p.m.
  • May 31 – June 21: Monday – Friday, 4-7 p.m.
  • June 22 – July 29: Monday – Friday, 12-8 p.m.
  • August 1 – 19: Monday – Friday, 12-7 p.m.
  • August 22 – September 2: 4-7 p.m.
  • September 6 – 9: 6-9 a.m. and 4:30-7:30 p.m.

Memorial Pool, 901 Wythe St.

  • This small pool is able to accommodate a maximum of 45 guests at any given time. Due to limited size, access is limited to Alexandria residents 13 years of age and younger. Parents are welcome to accompany their children. Operating hours are subject to change.
  • May 28 – September 4: Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
    May 31 – June 21: Monday – Friday, 4-7 p.m.
  • June 22 – August 19: Monday – Friday, 12-8 p.m.
  • August 22 – September 2: 4-7 p.m.

All outdoor pools are open on holidays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., including Memorial Day, Independence Day and Labor Day. For a complete list of City pools, operating hours, fees and additional information, visit this link.

Lee Hernly, Editor
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Lee Hernly is the Founder and Editor of Port City Wire, Alexandria, Virginia's best source for hyper-local news, opinion, and events. I live in the Old Town Alexandria area with my fantastic wife and son Sam. Oh, there’s Serena & Bea too. I’m so excited to meet new readers and see where you are from! Please be sure to leave a comment with a link to your blog so I can check it out!

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