We’ve rounded up six public pool options around Dallas that are open to the public for an easy and affordable way to cool off in this summer heat! Explore them below!

Updated August 2022


The Texas Pool

texas pool

The Texas Pool is a 168,000-gallon saltwater pool shaped like the Lone Star State. This pool also includes other fun amenities like a diving board, toddler slides, gas BBQ grills AND is the only mermaid/monofin-friendly pool in the DFW area. Entry is $10pp

Plano | Directions


Bachman Indoor Pool

Bachman Swimming Pool

This state-of the-art indoor swimming pool on the shores of Bachman Lake features a five 25-meter lane pool, spa, and locker rooms with individual showers. You can reserve a lane for 40 minutes for $3.

Northwest Dallas | Directions

Photo courtesy of Bachman Swimming Pool


Dallas Fraternal Order of Eagles

Dallas Fraternal Order of Eagles

The Dallas Fraternal Order of Eagles, or F.O.E., is a favorite among Dallasites who know it as it has a chill atmosphere, full-service bar and is the perfect mix of adult & kid friendly. Entry: $10 adults, $5 kids 12 and under 

East Dallas | Directions

Photo courtest of F.O.E.


Dive In

dive in

This new retro swim club in the Cedars neighborhood features a full bar, lounge chairs and cabana options and a huge pool that’s kid friendly until 5pm. On weekend nights, enjoy a nighttime pool party, DJ and all! Day pass: $15 for adults

Cedars | Directions


Walnut Hill Swimming Pool

Walnut Hill Swimming Pool

One of nine public pools operated by Dallas Park Rec, the Walnut Hill Swimming Pool is a community favorite as it offers a shade structure to shield you from the sun and picnic tables to enjoy a bite with family and friends! Admission is $1

Walnut Hill | Directions

Photo courtesy of Walnut Hill Swiming Pool


For Oak Cliff Public Pool

Oak Cliff Swimming Pool

This beautiful outdoor pool is a part of the many offerings the nonprofit provides the South Oak Cliff community. It’s open to adults and children on a first-come, first swim basis and has a donation based entry system.

Oak Cliff | Directions

Photo courtesy of Oak Cliff