USD 244 Aquatic Center (outdoor pool)
1110 Shea, Burlington, Kansas 66839
Opened to the public in 1992, the USD 244 $1.8 million Aquatic Center, located at 215 South 13th Street in Burlington, has something for everyone in the family. The Aquatic Center features a pool equipped for competitive swimming with an eight-lane, fifty-meter pool capable of hosting outdoor swim meets. It also offers 120-foot waterslide; a zero depth entry wading pool with a frog slide and an infant area; a medium depth water area for recreational use; and one and three meter diving boards. In addition, the Aquatic Center has a modular playground unit, a grassy area within the fences, a concession stand, coin operated lockers, play equipment rentals, shade structures, and a large sun deck area with lounge chairs. Adjacent to the Aquatic Center are a sand volleyball court and a small baseball field.
Family Swims (with admission fee/donation) and special events are held throughout the summer months. Call the Recreation Center (620-364-8484) for specifics on dates, times, entertainment and fees. Pool and Recreational Activities offered by the Recreation Center, including membership, vary for persons who live in Burlington and those who do not. Call 620-364-8484..