The Charlottetown Parks and Recreation Department operates the Simmons and Victoria Park pools, and offers public swimming. Fully qualified lifeguards are employed at each facility to ensure user safety. Both pools and splash pad operate during the months of July and August.
Victoria Park Pool and Splash Pad
Open seven days a week from 11 a.m. until 7:45 p.m. There is no cost to use the pool but to ensure your safety we do have a limit of 65 people allowed in the pool at one time. Five times a day the pool will be closed for 10 minute periods to allow the staff to complete required pool checks. Five times a day the pool will be closed for 10 minute periods to allow the staff to complete required pool checks and cleaning.
The splash pad is located next to the Victoria Park Pool and is open the same hours as the pool.
The schedule for Simmons Pool, which is located off North River Road, is as follows:
- 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Open Swim
- 4:45 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. - Lane Swim (main Pool) / Open Swim (shallow area)
- 6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. - Open Swim
The Simmons Pool will close for the season at the end of day on Friday September 1, 2017. The Victoria Park Pool will close for the season on Saturday, September 2 at 7:45 p.m. The Victoria Park Splash Pad will remain open as long as weather permits.
The daily admission rate at Simmons pool is $2 per person.
For more information on the City's outdoor pools and splash pad, contact 902-368-1025