Francis Pool

All outdoor pools will open on Memorial Day weekend.

  • Open May 23, 24 & 25 - 12 p to 6 p.
  • Weekend operations only (Sat. & Sun.) from May 23 to June 20 - 12 p to 6 p.
  • Normal summer operations (6 days a week) starts June 20.

  • Located in the heart of the West End, Francis Pool is Washington's busiest outdoor pool. Whether you are looking to sunbathe, go for a swim, take swim lessons or a water aerobics class, this large pool is able to accommodate activities for people of all ages. This pool has 2 25 yard lap lanes.

    Center Facilities

    • Outdoor Swimming Pool


    Current Programs: The following programs are currently being held at this center. To register for a program go to the DPR Registration System.

    Water Aerobics: Deep/Shallow8/11 - 8/276:30 PM - 7:30 PM Mo We Fr