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Lawrence Outdoor Aquatic Center

Closed Now: 1:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Open today: 1:00 PM - 8:45 PM
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Variety and fun

More than just swimming! A wading pool. An area with various water activities and of course, slides... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2019
Lawrence, Kansas
Summertime at the pool

For many years I try to swim in the Lawrence outdoor pool almost daily in the summer. It is a... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2018
Lawrence, Kansas
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727 Kentucky St., Lawrence, KS
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Reviewed April 23, 2019

More than just swimming! A wading pool. An area with various water activities and of course, slides and diving boards. Plenty of shelter for shade.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank spencers1621
Reviewed August 23, 2018

For many years I try to swim in the Lawrence outdoor pool almost daily in the summer. It is a wonderful facility, and I will be sad when it closes for the year until next summer. The only problem this year has been keeping children...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 13, 2017

This pool has lots to do in addition to just normal swimming! Kids had a great time. I even enjoyed going down the water slide with them!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Holly D
Reviewed September 12, 2016

We took our granddaughters here. They had a blast jumping off the high and low diving boards and going off the slides and other things. The only negative part is one of the slides was closed due to not enough life guards.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank smilingbee2016
Reviewed July 26, 2016

We're usually at the Outdoor Aquatic Center 2-3 nights a week. Yes, nights. I highly recommend going around dinner and staying until it closes: less crowds, less heat. It has a zero depth/children's area, two water slides, and diving boards. There are also lap lanes....More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank seeclark
Reviewed February 20, 2016

The outdoor aquatic center offers swimming, wading, diving, and a variety of other fun features for kids of all ages. It is a great place to spend much of the day and enjoy the water and the outdoors.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank buffalojim67
Reviewed December 5, 2015

This is a really lovely pool. Complete with a couple of diving boards, a few water slides, a variety of water features, and a zero-depth entry, it is an ideal outing for the whole family. Its location makes it easy to incorporate into a summer...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank 597kaitlynj
Reviewed October 8, 2015

Love the outdoor acquatic center. Great for families with children birth to teen. Fun slides & diving boards, snack area, & awesome toddler area

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Jillian F
Reviewed August 19, 2015

The best way to beat the heat in Lawrence, Kansas, is you like to swim and are a sun worshipper. The pool has a really nice zero depth area for kids and families. in addition the lap swim, diving and water slide areas are well...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Robert S
Reviewed July 22, 2014

It's not often when a public pool is done this well. Rates are reasonable activities are endless and it is fun for all ages in the family. A large covered picnic pavilion along with lounge chairs in both sun and shade, everyone is bound to...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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