Your family can cool off at 1 of 53 public pools in New York City this summer for free!
Having the luxury of being able to take a dip in the middle of the bustling city is simply something that cannot be taken for granted. And the work that has gone into making this possible will make you appreciate the experience even more. Park officials said they are working all year to maintain the city’s public pools and prepare them in time for opening, scraping, patching, and repainting the surfaces, checking for leaks in the water lines, and maintaining or repairing the filter systems.
“We call it the miracle of outdoor pools,” Kavanagh said. “But it’s not a miracle. We spend enormous amounts of time and money and have hundreds of park workers preparing them.
To find the free New York City public pool in your neighborhood, visit nycgovparks.org.