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Austin Parks and Recreation Department

The purpose of the Parks and Recreation Department is to provide, protect and preserve a park system that promotes quality recreational, cultural and outdoor experiences for the Austin community.

Contact Info

Phone: 512-974-6700

Fax: 512-974-6756

Physical Address:

200 S. Lamar Blvd.
Austin, TX 78704

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Key Contact : Lost and Found Inquiries: 512-974-6700

Open Hours:

  • Monday - Friday
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Liz Carpenter Splash Pad Schedule

Zilker Metropolitan Park: $5 parking fee is charged on weekends, holidays and special events. From March 15, 2014 through September 1, 2014.