Pools and Splash Pad

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

The Victoria Park Pool and Splash Pad is open seven days a week from 11 a.m. until 7:45 p.m. in the summer. There is no costVictoria Park Splashpad to use the pool, however, 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 closes for 10 minute periods to allow the staff to complete required pool checks.

The splash pad is located next to the Victoria Park Pool and is open the same hours as the pool.

The Victoria Park pool and splash pad will be opening Saturday June 27th for the summer.

Simmons 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
Swimming pool

Admission to Simmons pool is free this year, as announced in the 2019/20 budget as a pilot project.

Simmons pool will be opening Saturday June 27th for the summer.

For more information on the City's outdoor pools and splash pad, contact the Parks and Recreation Department.

Bell Aliant Centre CARI Aquatics (indoor pool)

One of the main objectives of the Aquatics side of the Centre is to keep the programming new and exciting to both new and returning patrons. Aqua jogging, cardio craze, aqua arthritis, tethered explosion, sunset fitness, aqua variety prenatal, aqua cardio, baby & me, and YCMA encore program are just a few of the exciting programs offered at the Bell Aliant Centre.

For more information regarding swimming sessions or Aquatics programming call 902-569-4584 or visit the Bell Aliant Centre Website.