Banneker 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.



  • The Banneker Pool is a very popular venue and one of the most well used pool sites in the city. The large pool accommodates all ages and all levels of swimmers. In 2015, DPR added a concessions stand on the pool deck at this location. Patrons can now purchase cold beverages and snacks while visiting this location. (Please note that outside food and drink are not allowed.)

    Pool Schedule:

    General Public Swim:
    • Lap Swim: Mon - Wed & Fri - 8 am to 10 am
    • Mon - Wed & Fri - 11 am to 8 pm
    • Sat & Sun: 12 pm to 6 pm
    Closed Day:
    • Thursday


    Center Facilities

    • Children's Pool
    • Outdoor Swimming Pool

    Programs

    Upcoming Programs: The following programs will be offered this summer. To register for a program go to the DPR Registration System.

    Activity
    Date
    Time
    Day(s)
    DC Summer Swim League6/22 - 8/145:00 PM - 6:00 PM Mo Tu We Fr
    Learn to Swim for Children: Level 16/24 - 7/173:30 PM - 4:00 PM We Fr
    Water Aerobics: Mommy & Me6/27 - 8/221:00 PM - 2:00 PM Sa