Pittsburgh Swimming Pools and Swim Lessons

Summertime in Pittsburgh - The Pirates, Kennywood and swimming pools! We got you covered with the swimming pools, check out this  list of top places to swim and cool off in Pittsburgh this summer season.  The list includes top rated city, county, YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh and additional area spots to visit for a leisurely swim or to participate in swim lessons or fun aquatic activities.

CitiPark's Outdoor Swimming Pools (Free)

The city of Pittburgh operates 18 public swimming pools that are located in the East/Central, North and South/West parts of the city. Visit  CitiParks for more information.

2019 Hours of Operation:
Open Swim:1 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Family Swim:4:45 p.m. – 7:45p.m.
Saturday & Sunday:1 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.
Family Swim: Children 15 and under are required to be accompanied by an adult at least 16 years of age to swim during this time.

East/Central Pools
Ammon
2217 Bedford Avenue
Hill District 15219
412-255-2627
Bloomfield
408 Ella Street
Bloomfield 15224
412-622-6956
Highland
151 Lake Drive
Highland Park 15206
412-665-3637
Homewood
540 N. Lang Avenue
Homewood 15208
412-244-4186
Magee
745 Greenfield Avenue
Greenfield 15217
412-422-4265
Schenley
1 Overlook Drive
Schenley Park 15213
412-422-4266
West Penn
450 30th Street
Polish Hill 15219
412-622-6908
North Pools
Jack Stack
600 Brighton Woods Road
Brighton Heights 15212
412-766-4577
Riverview
400 Riverview Avenue
Perry North 15214
412-323-7223
Sue Murray
301 Cedar Avenue
North Side 15212
412-323-7914
South/West Pools
Banksville
1461 Crane Avenue
Banksville 15220
412-571-3231
McBride
1785 McBride Street
Lincoln Place 15207
412-476-1311
Moore
1801 Pioneer Avenue
Brookline 15226
412-571-3223
Ormsby
79 S. 22nd Street
South Side 15203
412-488-8377
Phillips
201 Parkfield Street
Carrick 15210
412-885-7498
Ream
321 Merrimac Street
Mt. Washington 15211
412-488-8312
Sheraden
1071 Adon Street
Sheraden, 15204
412-777-5011
Westwood
100 Guyland Street
Westwood 15205
412-937-3061

Allegheny County Swimming and Wave Pools ($)

Swimming Pool Locations
North Park

Wave Pool Locations
Boyce Park
Settlers Cabin Park
South Park Handicap


The YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh ($)

The YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh offers a variety of different aquatics and swim programs.  From drop-in swim programs to outdoor pools you can always find a place to swim at the Y.

Visit pittsburghymca.org to learn more about these programs:

  • Swim Lessons
  • Swim Team
  • Drop-in Swim
  • Outdoor Pools
  • And more!

Gold Fish Swim School ($)

Goldfish Swim School is the premier learn-to-swim facility in Pittsburgh for kids ages 4 months to 12 years. Goldfish Swim School uses The Science of SwimPlay® to build life skills both in and out of the water using play-based learning in a fun and safe environment.

Locations:

Wexford, PA
McMurray, PA