Need a way to escape the summer heat?
Head over to one of the town's three public swimming pools conveniently located around town! Choose from the Center Pool & Splash Pad downtown or the South Pool behind the Boyden Elementary School in South Walpole.

Pool Opening Date - Saturday, June 17
Pool Closing Date - Friday, August 25

Walpole Pool Rules - for your safety, please!

Pool Locations

  • Wading Pool & Center Pool   |   144 School Street
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    Walpole's Wading Pool and Center Pool are conveniently located at the corner of School Street and Stone Street, across the street from Town Hall. Both pools offer access to bathrooms, showers, and changing facilities.
  • South Pool     |     14 Jason's Path
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    Walpole's South Pool is located in South Walpole off of Washington Street on Jason's Path, directly behind the Boyden Elementary School. The South Pool also includes bathrooms, showers, and a changing area. 

Please note Center Pool and the Splash Pad will be closed
on Sunday, July 3 for the annual Night Before the Fourth activities.

2017 Hours of Operation

Public Swim Pool Tags
Pool passes permit entry into the pool area - all patrons must have a pool pass to enter the pool regardless of intention of entering the water. Pool passes are non-transferable and non-refundable.

  • Seasonal Pool Pass Rates
    • Individual (Season Pass) - $40.00 per person
    • Senior (65+) - $20.00 per person
    • Family Pass (Buy 3, Get 1 Free) - $120.00 per Four People
  • Non Resident
    • Seasonal Pool Pass rate
      • Individual (Seasonal) - $60.00 per person
        There is no Non-Resident Senior or Family Pass Discounted Rate
  • Daily Rate
    • esident & Non-Resident - $10.00 per person

Buy seasonal pool tags online here
and come down to Blackburn Hall to pick them up!

Swim Lessons
Our Red Cross - certified lifeguards, who are also trained in First Aid and CPR, instruct our swimming lessons. Classes take place rain or shine and are only canceled in the event of thunder and lightning. Due to safety precautions, parents are asked to watch their children from behind the surrounding fence.

Click here for full descriptions for swimming lessons. If you are uncertain for which level to register your children, our certified swimming instructors will evaluate them at the first session and place them in the appropriate age group.

Public Swim Lessons
Private Swim Lessons

Pool Parties
The Walpole Recreation Department holds weekly pool parties at Center Pool for all Walpole students in grades 3-6. These parties feature swimming, a cookout, DJ, and refreshments. These parties will be supervised by certified Recreation Department lifeguards and Recreation staff.

Pool Rentals
Each of the pools operated by the Walpole Recreation Department are available to rent whenever the pools are closed to the public. Payment is required in full at the time of the rental and will include an additional refundable $50.00 deposit to cover the cost of cleanup. Pool rental includes three lifeguards for a maximum of 40 guests in the pool area.

Click here to download the 2017 Pool Rental Application.

To check pool availability, contact the Recreation Department today at (508) 660-6353.