In addition to 62 neighborhood wading pools located throughout the Minneapolis park system, MPRB offers water recreation at two water parks, a natural swimming pool and an indoor aquatics center. Note: Wading pools have no lifeguards on duty.
September 4, 2018 – Post-Season Update
Four wading pools remain open based on weather conditions:
- North Mississippi Regional Park in North Minneapolis
- Powderhorn Park in South Minneapolis
- Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park in Southwest Minneapolis
- Van Cleve Park in Northeast/Southeast Minneapolis
10 am – 9 pm*
*If the high temperature is forecast for 65 degrees or lower, pools are closed that day.
*If the temperature at 6 pm is 85 degrees or warmer, pools remain open until 10 pm.
Daily Pool and Water Park Status
Know before you go: Check pool and water park closures Pool closure times range from a few days to several weeks, depending on the types of repairs needed.
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Aside from the locations above, all pools closed after Monday, September 3, 2018.
Good to Know
Youth Swimming Lessons offered at Lake Nokomis Main Beach, Wirth Beach, Jim Lupient Water Park, North Commons Water Park, and Webber Natural Swimming Pool.
Parents/guardians will be notified of swim lesson cancellations through email.
Call 612-230-6400 for more wading and swimming pool information.
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