Francis Pool

2016 Season: All outdoor pools will open on Memorial Day weekend.

  • Open May 28, 29 & 30 - 12 p to 6 p.
  • Weekend operations only (Sat. & Sun.) from May 28 to June 18 - 12 p to 6 p.
  • Normal summer operations (6 days a week) starts June 18.


  • 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.



    Pool Schedule:

    • General Public Swim:
      • Mon, Wed, Thurs & Fri - 11 am to 8 pm
      • Sat & Sun - 12 pm to 6 pm
    • Closed Day:
      • Tuesday


    Center Facilities

    • Outdoor Swimming Pool

    Programs

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

    Activity
    Date
    Time
    Day(s)
    Water Aerobics: Deep/Shallow8/11 - 8/276:30 PM - 7:30 PM Mo We Fr