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DPR Releases End of Summer Pool Closure Schedule

Friday, August 12, 2011
DPR prepares to wind down outdoor pool season and perform annual maintenance on indoor aquatic facilities.

DPR releases the outdoor pool closures and indoor pool maintenance schedules.

DPR Customer Service: (202) 673-7647
DPR Aquatics Office: (202) 671-1289
DPR Media Contact: John Stokes, (202) 288-7275

Washington, DC - The DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) prepares to bring the District's outdoor swim season to a close. Today, DPR released the pool closing schedule for its 22 outdoor pools and children's pools as well as the indoor pool maintenance schedule. A number of pools will be open through September 5, 2011. A complete schedule is provided below. The East Potomac Pool, which is heated, will remain open through October 2, 2011. DPR's Outdoor Children's Pools close Sunday, August 21, 2011 with the exception of Barry Farms which will close on Friday August 19, 2011.  All DPR Spray Parks will close on Labor Day, September 5, 2011.

DPR's indoor pools and aquatic centers operate year-round, but will undergo preventative maintenance to deep clean the pool and facility. The detailed maintenance schedule is provided below. For a complete list of pool locations and hours visit the DPR website at DPR.DC.GOV or contact the DPR Aquatics Office at (202) 671-1289.

 

DPR Outdoor Pools - Locations and Hours

Pool Information
Hours of Operation
Last Day to Swim
Anacostia
1800 Anacostia Dr., SE
(202) 724-1441
Tue,Thu 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Wed,Fri 4:30pm - 7:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Mon) Sept 5
Banneker
2500 Georgia Ave., NW
(202) 673-2121
Mon-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Thu) Sept 5
Barry Farm
1230 Sumner Rd., SE
(202) 645-5040
Mon-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Tue) Aug 21
Benning Park
Southern Ave. and Fable St., SE
(202) 645-5044
Mon-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Thu) Aug 14
Douglass
Frederick Douglass Ct. &
Stanton Ter., SE
(202) 645-5045
Mon-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Wed) Aug 14
East Potomac
972 Ohio Dr., SW
(202) 727-6523
Mon-Fri 4:30pm - 7:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Wed) Oct 2
Fort Dupont
Ridge Rd. and Burns St., SE
(202) 645-5046
Mon-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Tue) Sept 5
Francis Pool
2435 N St., NW
(202) 727-3285
Mon-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Tue) Sept 5
Harry Thomas, Sr.
1743 Lincoln Rd., NE
(202) 541-7499
Mon-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Tue) Aug 21
Jelleff
3625 S St., NW
(202) 462-1317
Mon-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Wed) Aug 28
Kelly Miller
4900 Brooks St., NE
(202) 724-5056
Tue-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Mon) Aug 14
Langdon Park
Mills Ave. and Hamlin St., NE
(202) 576-8655
Mon-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Thu) Aug 14
Oxon Run
4th St. and Mississippi Ave., SE
(202) 645-5042
Tue-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Mon) Aug 28
Randall
South Capitol and I St., SW
(202) 727-1420
Tue-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Mon) Aug 28
Theodore Hagans, Jr.
3201 Fort Lincoln Dr., NE
(202) 576-6389
Tue-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Mon) Aug 28
Upshur
4300 Arkansas Ave., NW
(202) 576-8661
Tue-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Mon) Sept 5
Volta Park
1555 34th St., NW
(202) 282-0381
Tue-Fri 4:30pm - 8:00pm; Sat,Sun 12:00pm - 6:00pm (Closed Mon)
(Lap Swim: Tue-Fri 8:00am - 9:30am)
Aug 28

 

Aquatic Center (Indoor Pool) Maintenance Schedule

Pool Information
Scheduled Maintenance
Facility Reopens
Ferebee-Hope Aquatic Center
3999 8th Street, SE
(202) 645-3916
August 15 – August 19, 2011 August 22
Takoma Aquatic Center
300 Van Buren Street, NW
(202) 576-9285
September 4 – September 18, 2011 September 19
Turkey Thicket Aquatic Center
1100 Michigan Avenue, NE
(202) 576-9236
September 18 – October 1, 2011 October 3
Wilson Aquatic Center
4551 Fort Drive, NW
(202) 730-0583
August 21 – August 27, 2011 August 28