The Aquatic Division operates 51 public pool facilities, which includes 6 municipal pools, 29 neighborhood pools, 3 wading pools, 7 municipal pools, Barton Springs Pool, 11 splash pads, and 1 rental facility (Commons Ford Ranch).
The Aquatic Division began an assessment of the City's pools in 2013. Find out more about the Aquatics Assessment.
Locations and Hours of Operation
Most pools close on August 22nd, 2016 at the conclusion of the summer swim season. View the Pools and Splash Pads Schedule to find pools currently open.
The Aquatics Division offers instructional programs for all ages. A wide variety of swim lessons are available for students 6 months to adult. For dates and locations, view the 2016 Instructional Swim Program Information or learn about our Masters Swim program for adults.
Get Hired! Get Trained! Get Working!
Lifeguard training classes are available for persons 15 years of age and older, while water safety instructor training classes are available for persons 16 years of age or older who wish to apply to work for the Aquatic Division. For employment information, please visit Lifeguarding in Austin.