Public Pools

Whether you’re looking to beat the summer heat, or are searching for an indoor pool for winter workouts, NoVA has a public pool for you.

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Updated: February 2019

Arlington


Wakefield Aquatics Center
Managed by the Department of Parks & Recreation, the Wakefield Aquatics Center features two indoor pools, a wet classroom and a spectator gallery. The main pool is 25 yards with eight lanes. The second pool serves as a diving and instructional pool with five lanes, up to 25 meters in length. // 1325 S. Dinwiddie Road, Arlington
Features: Two pools; wet classroom; spectator gallery; Colorado Timing System; diving well
Hours: Monday-Thursday: 5:30-8:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., 6-8:30 p.m.; Friday: 5:30-8:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.; 6-8 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday: 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Prices: Residents General Admission: Children (infant-17) – $2.65; Adults (18-61) – $6.30; Seniors (62+) – $4; Students (w/college ID) – $5.75; Non-Resident General Admission: Children – $5.25; Adults – $8.40; Seniors – $8.40; Students (w/college ID) – $8.15

Washington-Lee Aquatics Center
The Washington-Lee Aquatics Center is capable of hosting numerous water-related sports and competitions within its 25-meter by 25-yard competition indoor pool, equipped with a moveable bulkhead. There is also a separate instructional pool. // 1301 N. Stafford Suite, Door 7, Arlington
Features: Competition pool; instructional pool; wet classroom; spectator gallery; Colorado Timing System; scoreboard; locker rooms
Hours: Monday-Friday: 5:30-9:15 a.m., 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m., 5:30-9:30 p.m.; Saturday: 5:30 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday: Noon-7:30 p.m.
Prices: Residents General Admission: Children (infant-17) – $2.65; Adults (18-61) – $6.30; Seniors (62+) – $4; Students (w/college ID) – $5.75; Non-Resident General Admission: Children – $5.25; Adults – $8.40; Seniors – $8.40; Students (w/college ID) – $8.15

Yorktown Aquatics Center
This facility offers an eight-lane, 25-yard competition pool, a fully decoupled diving well and a separate instructional pool. The facility’s wet classroom can be available for pool party rentals. // 5200 Yorktown Blvd., Door 3, Arlington
Features: Competition pool; instructional pool; wet classrooms; decoupled diving well; spectator gallery; locker rooms; family changing rooms
Hours: Monday-Tuesday: 5-8:30 a.m., noon-1:45 p.m., 5:30-8:30 p.m.; Wednesday-Thursday: 5-8:30 a.m., 12:15-2 p.m., 5:30-8:30 p.m.; Friday: 5-8:30 a.m., noon-1:45 p.m., 5:30-7 p.m.; Saturday: 6:30 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Prices: Residents General Admission: Children (infant-17) – $2.65; Adults (18-61) – $6.30; Seniors (62+) – $4; Students (w/college ID) – $5.75; Non-Resident General Admission: Children – $5.25; Adults – $8.40; Seniors – $8.40; Students (w/college ID) – $8.15

Ocean Dunes Waterpark at Upton Hill Park
This outdoor pool features a 500 gallon dumping bucket, water slides, waterfalls, a baby pool and squirters. A concession area is available within the pool enclosure, but there are picnic areas outside the pools area, including a pavilion that can seat up to 80 people. // 6060 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Features: Dumping bucket; water slides; baby pool; squirters; mini-golf; picnic area
Hours: 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Prices: Under 2 – Free; Individual (less than 42-inches) – $7; Individual (more than 42-inches) – $8.75; Senior (55+) – $7; After 4 p.m. weekdays – $5.25

Alexandria


Cameron Run Regional Park
Home of Great Waves Waterpark, kids can enjoy the waterslides, the Paradise Play area and  17,500-square-foot wave pool at Cameron Run Regional Park. Unwind in designated shaded areas and order from nearby food stations. // 4001 Eisenhower Ave., Alexandria
Features: Wave pool; wading pool; waterslides; splash pad; play area; concession stand
Hours: Monday-Thursday from May 28 through June 17, closed; Fridays from May 28 through June 17, 3-7 p.m.; Weekends from May 28 through June 17, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; June 18 through June 19, 1-7 p.m.; Daily from June 20 through Sept. 2, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; July 4, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Prices: Under 2: free; Weekdays: $11.75 (Jurisdiction), $12.75 (Non-Jurisdiction) less than 48-inches; $14.75 (Jurisdiction), $15.75 (Non-Jurisdiction) more than 48-inches; $8.25 age 55 and up; $8.25 after 4 p.m.; Weekends and Holidays: $12.25 (Jurisdiction), $16.50 (Non-Jurisdiction) less than 48-inches; $15.25 (Jurisdiction), $16.50 (Non-Jurisdiction) more than 48-inches; $9.25 (Jurisdiction), $10.25 (Non-Jurisdiction) age 55 and up

Chinquapin Park Recreation Center
This 25-meter indoor pool offers aquatic sports and fitness classes, as well as access to diving boards. The entire facility is equipped with free Wi-Fi. // 3210 King St., Alexandria
Features: Diving well; aquatics, sports and fitness classes; locker rooms
Hours: Mondays-Thursdays 6 a.m.-9 p.m.; Fridays 6 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturdays-Sundays 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Prices: 4 and under free (resident), $2 (non-resident); $5 (resident), $7 (non-resident) youths (5-17); $8 (resident), $12 (non-resident) adults (18-54); $6.40 (resident), $12 (non-resident) seniors (55+); $1 (resident), $4 (non-resident) adults w/youth

Memorial Pool
Due to its smaller size, this outdoor pool can accommodate a maximum of 75 guests at a time and is limited to Alexandria residents 13 and younger, as well as their parents or guardians. It is located in the Charles Houston Rec Center, which offers activities for people of all ages and summer camps for children. // 901 Wythe St., Alexandria
Features: Beach entry; swim classes
Hours: Weekends from May 28 through Sept. 4, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Weekdays from May 31 through June 21, 4-7 p.m.; Weekdays from June 22 through August 19, Noon-8 p.m.
Prices: Free for ages 4 and under, $2 youths, $3 adults, $2 seniors, $5 non-residents

Old Town Pool
This complex includes a 25-yard pool with a diving well, and a separate 1- to 3-foot deep training pool for children up to 42 inches tall. // 1609 Cameron St., Alexandria
Features: Diving well; training pool; picnic area; tot playground
Hours: Weekends from May 28 through Sept. 4, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Weekdays from May 31 through June 21, 4-7 p.m.; Weekdays from June 22 through August 19, Noon-8 p.m.
Prices: Free for ages 4 and under, $2 youths, $3 adults, $2 seniors, $5 non-residents

Potomac Yard Interactive Fountain
Thirty-six water jets shoot streams of water and adjust according to wind speed in the area. It is located between the two playgrounds at Potomac Yard Park. // 2501 Potomac Ave., Alexandria
Features: Water jets, including 12 laminar jets
Hours: Daily from May 27-Sept. 4, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sept. 4-mid-October, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Prices: Contact directly for pricing

Warwick Pool
Warwick Pool is a six-lane, 25-yard lap pool, adjacent to the Landover Street playground. // 3301 Landover St., Alexandria
Features: Ramp accessibility; bathhouse
Hours: Weekends from May 27 through Sept. 2, 11 a.m.-6:45 p.m.; Weekdays from May 28 through June 21, 4:30-7:45 p.m.; Weekdays from June 22-Aug. 18, noon-7:45 p.m.; Weekdays from Aug. 19-Sept. 6, 4:30-7:45 p.m.
Prices: Free for ages 4 and under, $2 youths, $3 adults, $2 seniors, $5 non-residents

Fairfax


Fairfax County Park Authority’s RECenters 
The following 10 RECenters offer something for everyone in the family, with aerobics classes for adults to learning to swim and summer camps for the kids. Programs are designed to promote safety, skill development, fitness, social interaction and fun.
Features: Most aquatic facilities also have saunas, a spa and an outdoor sundeck for visitors to enjoy. RECenters also offer U.S. swim teams, U.S. Masters Swim teams, U.S. Springboard Diving teams, water polo, U.S. Synchronized Swimming, scuba diving, swim lessons and water aerobics classes. Call your local RECenter for details.
Hours: Monday-Friday, 6:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m; Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Prices: General admission for adults (19+) is $12.50 (non-county) and $10 (county); $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for youth/student (5-18); free for children 4 and under; $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for seniors (65+); $34 (non-county) and $20 (county) for families of up to five; $2 for chaperones.

Audrey Moore RECenter
A huge mural of an underwater ocean scene stretches the length of an interior wall along the Olympic-sized pool. With three diving boards open on Saturday and Sunday from 1-4 p.m., weekends will never be boring. Note: In order for children to use the boards and slide, they must pass an ability test. // 8100 Braddock Road, Annandale
Features: Indoor pool; diving boards
Hours: Monday-Friday, 6 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Prices: General admission for adults (19+) is $12.50 (non-county) and $10 (county); $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for youth/student (5-18); free for children 4 and under; $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for seniors (65+); $34 (non-county) and $20 (county) for families of up to five; $2 for chaperones.

Club Run RECenter
With two pools, a leisure pool equipped with a water playground, two water slides (20- and 30-foot), a vortex, lazy river, spa and a 25-yard-by-25 meter competition pool, this pool is the place for all levels of swimmers. // 4630 Stonecroft Blvd., Chantilly
Features: Indoor pool; water slides; diving boards; baby pool
Hours: Monday-Friday, 5 a.m.-9 p.m; Saturday, 6 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday 8 a.m- 8 p.m.
Prices: General admission for adults (19+) is $12.50 (non-county) and $10 (county); $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for youth/student (5-18); free for children 4 and under; $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for seniors (65+); $34 (non-county) and $20 (county) for families of up to five; $2 for chaperones.

George Washington RECenter
Though a small facility (25-meter pool of 10 lanes), this heated pool prides itself on its aerobic water exercise and deep water exercise programs. // 8426 Old Mount Vernon Road, Alexandria
Features: Indoor pool; diving boards; poolside spa; beach; dry heat sauna; wading area
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 6:30-10:30 a.m, 3-8 p.m; Friday, 6:30-10:30 a.m; Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 1-6 p.m.
Prices: General admission for adults (19+) is $12.50 (non-county) and $10 (county); $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for youth/student (5-18); free for children 4 and under; $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for seniors (65+); $34 (non-county) and $20 (county) for families of up to five; $2 for chaperones.

Lee District RECenter
An Olympic-sized pool, outdoor sundeck, spa and saunas combined makes for a great place for relaxation, fitness and fun. The super slide and three diving boards are open during select hours on weekends, so check the Fairfax County Park Authority website for details. // 6601 Telegraph Road, Alexandria
Features: Indoor pools; slides; diving boards
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 6 a.m.-9:30 p.m; Friday, 6 a.m.-8 p.m; Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m; Sunday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. (spring, summer, fall), noon-6 p.m. (winter)
Prices: General admission for adults (19+) is $12.50 (non-county) and $10 (county); $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for youth/student (5-18); free for children 4 and under; $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for seniors (65+); $34 (non-county) and $20 (county) for families of up to five; $2 for chaperones.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Pool
With two slides and a children’s wading pool, this spot will be the perfect place to cool down on a hot day. Admission is free for individuals. This pool is not open Tuesdays. On July 4 and Labor Day, the pool will be open from noon–6 p.m. // 12055 Government Center Parkway., Fairfax
Features: Outdoor pool; wading area; slides.
Hours: May 26-27, noon-7 p.m.; May 28 noon- 6 p.m.; June 2-3 and 9-10, noon-7 p.m.; June 16-Aug. 26, noon-7 p.m.; Sept. 1-2, noon-7 p.m.
Prices: General admission for adults (19+) is $12.50 (non-county) and $10 (county); $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for youth/student (5-18); free for children 4 and under; $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for seniors (65+); $34 (non-county) and $20 (county) for families of up to five; $2 for chaperones.

Mount Vernon RECenter
With a beach-area entry, gentle water jets, fountains and tumble buckets, the play area offers a safe space for children. // 2017 Belle View Blvd., Alexandria
Features: Indoor pool; diving board; baby pool
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 6 a.m.-9 p.m.; Friday, 6 a.m.-7 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Prices: General admission for adults (19+) is $12.50 (non-county) and $10 (county); $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for youth/student (5-18); free for children 4 and under; $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for seniors (65+); $34 (non-county) and $20 (county) for families of up to five; $2 for chaperones.

Oak Marr RECenter
In addition to its 50-meter pool, Oak Marr offers a full set of diving boards, from 1-meter springboards to a 5-meter board that’s open on weekends, along with an inflatable slide and fun run. The pool also has a diving complex with 1-meter, 3-meter boards and a 5-meter tower. // 3200 Jermantown Road, Oakton
Features: Indoor pool; diving boards; baby pool
Hours: Monday-Friday, 6:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Prices: General admission for adults (19+) is $12.50 (non-county) and $10 (county); $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for youth/student (5-18); free for children 4 and under; $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for seniors (65+); $34 (non-county) and $20 (county) for families of up to five; $2 for chaperones.

Providence RECenter
Along with its 25-by-25-meter heated indoor pool, Providence also provides a wading area, springboard, outdoor sundeck, two spas and saunas for your swimming pleasure. // 7525 Marc Drive, Falls Church
Features: Indoor pool; diving boards
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 6:30 a.m.-9 p.m.; Friday, 6:30 a.m.-9 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Prices: General admission for adults (19+) is $12.50 (non-county) and $10 (county); $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for youth/student (5-18); free for children 4 and under; $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for seniors (65+); $34 (non-county) and $20 (county) for families of up to five; $2 for chaperones.

South Run RECenter
Two 1-meter diving boards are open on weekends and available to rent for your child’s next birthday party. A wading area is attached to the main pool. //7550 Reservation Drive, Springfield
Features: Indoor pools; diving boards
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 6 a.m.-9 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Prices: General admission for adults (19+) is $12.50 (non-county) and $10 (county); $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for youth/student (5-18); free for children 4 and under; $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for seniors (65+); $34 (non-county) and $20 (county) for families of up to five; $2 for chaperones.

Spring Hill RECenter
This 25-yard-by-25-meter heated indoor pool also includes two diving boards and an outdoor sundeck. The Water Toy and Play Features are available for use on Saturdays and Sundays from 2-4 p.m. // 1239 Spring Hill Road, McLean
Features: Indoor pool; diving board; baby pool
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 6:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Friday, 6:30 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturdays-Sundays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Prices: General admission for adults (19+) is $12.50 (non-county) and $10 (county); $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for youth/student (5-18); free for children 4 and under; $10.50 (non-county) and $6.50 (county) for seniors (65+); $34 (non-county) and $20 (county) for families of up to five; $2 for chaperones.

Burke Centre Pools
All five Burke Centre Pools are outdoors and have baby pools. Some offer diving boards and picnic areas, and the Oaks Pool offers a slide. For specific details, call the numbers provided. Pool hours vary depending on the date and pool location, so check out a full calendar of pool hours and get your membership applications on the Burke Centre website under “pool membership.” Membership is open to both residents and non-residents.
Locations: The Commons Pool, 5701 Roberts Parkway; The Landings Pool, 6001 Cove Landing Road; The Oaks Pool, 5708 Oak Leather Drive; The Ponds Pool, 9837 Burke Pond Lane; The Woods Pool, 10100 Wards Grove Circle
Hours: See website for most up-to-date hours
Prices: Prices for 2019 season not yet announced as of February. 

The Water Mine Family Swimmin’ Hole
Geared toward elementary-aged kids, this Western-themed swimming hole has slides, floatables, sprays and a lazy river. // 1400 Lake Fairfax Drive, Reston
Features: Outdoor pools; slides; baby pool; snack bar
Hours: See website for hours and full calendar
Prices: More than 48-inches: $14.85-$15.95; less than 48-inches: $12.25; children 2 years old and under are free. Admission after 5 p.m. is $9.00.

Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority Outdoor Pools
The goal of the Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority is to enhance the communities of Northern Virginia by helping to build a relationship between people and their environment. So, when heading to the pools at these area locations, also take the time to experience the acres of woodlands and streams as sweet escapes from the city’s hustle and bustle. For passes to all the pools, call 703-352-5900. Day Passes are available only at the individual pool facilities. Please contact the pool facility or visit the park’s website and click the fees page for daily rates.
Hours: See website for hours for each park
Prices: Individual memberships are $85 (residents) or $95 (non-residents). Additional members on a family membership are $70 (residents) or $80 (non-resident). Senior memberships are $75 (residents) or $85 (non-residents) per person.

Atlantis Waterpark
The Atlantis Waterpark is packed with Ancient Greece-themed water fun for the whole family, from a huge play structure with a 1,100-gallon dumping bucket, slides, waterfalls to a main pool and wading pool with a shell slide for children 6 and under. // 7700 Bull Run Drive, Centreville
Features: Outdoor pool; water slides; baby pool; snack bar
Hours: See website for full calendar and hours
Prices: More than 48-inches: $8.75; less than 48-inches: $7; seniors (55+): $7; weekdays after 4 p.m.: $5.25. Group rates are $6.25 in the jurisdiction and $6.50 outside the jurisdiction

Pirate’s Cove Waterpark
Pirate’s Cove is geared toward the younger swimmers in your family, with a play structure equipped with a dumping bucket, slides and waterfalls. It includes a sand play area filled with buried treasure. In addition to the water park, Pohick Bay prides itself on being one of the largest, outdoor freeform pools on the East Coast. // 6501 Pohick Bay Drive, Lorton
Features: Outdoor pool; slides; diving boards; baby pool; snack bar
Hours: See website for full calendar and hours
Prices: Under 2: free. More than 42-inches: $8.75; less than 42-inches: $7; seniors (55+): $7. After 4 p.m. on the weekends, admission is $5.25             

Fauquier


Warrenton Aquatic and Recreation Facility
This indoor facility serves as an escape for anyone; it includes a competition pool with lap lanes and a leisure pool with a water slide and a lazy river. // 800 Waterloo Road, Warrenton
Features: Lap lanes; leisure pool; baby pool; lazy river
Hours: Competition Pool: Monday-Friday, 5 a.m.-8:45 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m.-5:45 p.m.; Sunday, noon-5:45 p.m.
Leisure Pool: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-8:45 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, noon-5:45 p.m.
Prices: Free for under 3; $6.50 youth (3-17); $8.50 adults; $6.50 seniors (60+). There are discounted pass rates for Fauquier County residents and additional discounts for Warrenton residents.

Larry Weeks Community Pools at Vint Hill
This L-shaped outdoor pool stretching 25 meters is accompanied by a children’s pool equipped with a misting mushroom, squirt turtle and a frog slide. // 4248 Bludau Drive, Warrenton
Features: Leisure pool; children’s pool with slides and toys; snack bar
Hours: Pool hours vary based on the date; visit the website for the full listing
Prices: Free for under 2; $4.50 youth (2-11);$5.50 adults (12-59); $4.50 seniors (60+). Admission is $4 after 5 p.m.

Fredericksburg


Doris E. Buffet Pool
Fredericksburg’s public pool lies within the 46 acres of Dixon Park. The outdoor pool is 6,623 square feet, filled with 165,000 gallons of water for summertime fun. There is one official lap lane during operating hours, though the pool can accommodate four. // 1300 Dixon St., Fredericksburg
Features: Concession stands; zero entry; spray fountains; slide; dump buckets; water step feature
Hours: Not yet announced for 2019 season
Prices: Free for city residents, $5 non-resident child (3-17) and seniors (55+), $7 non-resident adults (18-54), free non-resident children 2 and under

Loudoun


AV Symington Aquatic Center
Part of Ida Lee Park, this pool has something to offer an assortment of age groups be it through its lazy river, slides, lap pool and, of course, dumping buckets. // Ida Lee Drive NW, Leesburg
Features: 25-yard lap pool; two body flumes; slides; squirting animals; dumping buckets
Hours: Open the weekends of May 25-27 and June 1-2. Open daily starting June 8. Summer hours for Town of Leesburg residents 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; Non-residents Noon-8 p.m.
Prices: Residents: 2 and under free, Youths and Seniors $5-$6, Adults $6-$7, After 5 p.m. $4; Non-residents: 2 and under free; Youths and Seniors $8-$9, Adults $9-$10; After 5 p.m. $6

Franklin Park Pool
There’s no shortage of places for little ones to play at this outdoor pool, which features baby slides that resemble animals and a competitive pool, too. // 17501 Franklin Park Drive, Purcellville
Features: Baby pool’ slides; competitive pool
Hours: Times vary. Click here for most up-to-date information
Prices: Under 2 free, Youth (3-15) & Seniors (60+) $5.50, Adults (16-59) $6, $3.50 after 6 p.m. for all ages; Family of four summer pass $300, $25.00 for every additional family member’s summer pass, $75 for senior summer pass

Ida Lee Park Recreation Center
Even if it’s raining, you can let the kids get their swim fix in at this indoor pool, which offers a 10-lane, 25-yard competition pool, a whirlpool spa and a warmer auxiliary pool. // Ida Lee Drive NW, Leesburg
Features: competition pool; whirlpool spa; auxiliary pool; 1-meter springboard; 15-foot AquaClimb Wall
Hours: Competition Pool and Spa: Monday-Friday, 5 a.m.-9:30 p.m., Saturday, 6-8:50 a.m. and noon-8 p.m., Sunday 7 a.m.-6 p.m.; Auxiliary pool hours vary by day; spring board and AquaClimb wall open Tuesdays and Fridays 7-8:30 p.m. and Saturdays-Sundays 1-4:50 p.m.
Prices: Pool lane rentals $18-24 an hour; Children under two are free. After 5 p.m., $4 for residents and $6 for nonresidents. For residents: weekdays youth & senior, $5; adult. $6; weekends youth & senior, $6; adult, $7. For non-residents: weekdays youth & senior, $8; adult $9; weekends youth & senior, $9; adult, $10.

Lifetime Fitness in Ashburn-Sterling
Even if you aren’t a member of Lifetime Fitness, you can purchase a pass for the day and enjoy either an indoor pool, or an outdoor one with slides for the kiddos. // 44610 Prentice Drive, Sterling
Features: indoor pool; outdoor pool; slides
Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Prices: $25 per day; $10 for children under 12

Lovettsville Community Center Pool
This family-friendly outdoor pool has a separate space for babies and also hosts special events like a dog swim, family night and cardboard boat regatta. // 57 E. Broad Way, Lovettsville
Features: Outdoor competitive pool; baby pool
Hours and prices for 2019 summer season not yet available

Round Hill Indoor Aquatic Center
If you’re looking for something a little less rowdy than outdoor pools with kid features, consider visiting this 4 1/2-foot deep pool, which has four lanes and is always 82 degrees. // 17010 Evening Star Drive, Round Hill
Features: indoor pool with four lap lanes
Hours: Monday-Friday, 6:30 a.m.-9 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday, noon-6 p.m.
Prices: Free for children under 2; under 18, $2.50; adult (18-54), $3; senior (55+), $2.50

Volcano Island Waterpark
Kick back, relax under palm trees and tiki canopies and let the kids rid themselves of some energy as they keep cool splashing around in the play area, swimming in the wading pool or gliding down two slides. // 20015 Volcano Island Drive, Sterling
Features: 500-gallon dumping bucket; two waterslides; wading pool; play place; palm trees; tiki canopies
Hours: May 25-27, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; May 28-June 6 weekends 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; June 7 1-7 p.m.; June 8-Aug. 21, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; July 4, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Aug. 22-Sept. 2, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. weekends only
Prices: Summer passes for residents: Single $85, Senior $75, Family of two $155, Family of three $225, Family of four $295, Family of five $365, Family of six $435

Prince William


Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center
With both a competition pool and leisure pool, this facility also aims to entertain with its lazy river, slide and dumping buckets. Look for specific diving board hours on the website. // 9100 Freedom Center Blvd., Manassas
Features: Indoor pool; slide; diving board
Hours: Competition pool: Monday-Friday, 5 a.m.-9:30 p.m., Saturday, 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Leisure Pool: Monday-Friday, 5 a.m.-9:30 p.m., Saturday, 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Prices: Adults (16+), $9; Seniors (60+), $6; Dependent (3-15), $6; Chaperone, $6; Family Pass (2 adults, 2 children), $16

Prince William County Park Authority
Four community pools, two indoor pools and two waterparks make up the Prince William County Park Authority’s water facilities list. The Park Authority stresses the importance of water safety, so check the website for its water safety guide and tips.

Graham Park Pool
3511 Graham Park Road, Dumfries
Hours: Noon-6 p.m. (Closed Tuesdays)
Prices: Children (2-17), $3.75; adult, $4; senior (60+), $3; after 4 p.m., $1.75

Veterans Memorial Park
14300 Featherstone Road, Woodbridge
Features: Outdoor pool; slides; diving board; snack bar
Hours: 2-6 p.m. (closed on Mondays)
Prices: Free for children under 2; Children (3-17), $5.50; adult, $5.75; senior (60+), $5; after 4 p.m., $4.50

Hammill Mill Pool
1721 Carter Lane, Woodbridge
Features: Outdoor pool; slides; snack bar
Hours: Noon-6 p.m. (Closed Thursdays)
Prices: Children (2-17), $3.75; adult, $4; seniors (60+), $3; after 4 p.m., $1.75

Birchdale Pool
14730 Birchdale Ave., Dale City
Features: Diving board; floating obstacles
Hours: Noon-6 p.m. (Closed Wednesdays)
Prices: Children (2-17), $3.75; adult, $4; senior (60+), $3; after 4 p.m., $1.75

Chinn Aquatics and Fitness Center
13065 Chinn Park Drive, Woodbridge
Features: Whirlpools; 50-meter main pool; leisure pool; dry saunas; outdoor sun deck; diving board; baby pool
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; Friday, 5 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturday, 7 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Sunday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Prices: Daily: Children (3-15), $5; adults, $9; seniors (60+), $5; Senior Tuesday, $3; 30-day pass: $65 children, $55 adult, $55 seniors

Sharron Baucom Dale City Recreation City
14300 Minnieville Road, Dale City
Features: Whirlpool; lap pool; aquatics classes
Hours: Monday-Friday, 6 a.m.-9 p.m., Saturday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Sunday 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Prices: Daily: Children (under 16), $5; adult, $7; seniors (60+), $5; Family Swim (up to four members), $14; 30-day pass: $55 children, $65 adult, $55 senior

Splashdown Waterpark
With many waterslides, including two four-story slides, a lazy river and a beach area for volleyball, this park lends new meaning to fun in the sun. // 7500 Ben Lomond Park Drive, Manassas
Features: Outdoor pools; diving board; slides; baby pool; snack bar
Hours: Times vary, check website for specific information
Prices: Summer prices not yet available as of February, but $95 season passes are available

Waterworks Waterpark
This water park offers visitors a variety of opportunities for fun, from its waterslides to its sand volleyball court. For the younger crowd, there is a two-level children’s wading pool and a giant climb-on hippo. // 5301 Dale Blvd., Woodbridge
Features: Outdoor pools; slides; baby pool; snack bar
Hours: Times vary, check website for specific information
Prices: More than 48-inches, $7.75; less than 48-inches, $6.50; seniors (60+), $6.50; after 4 p.m., $6.50; free for children 2 and under

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