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1590 Bolton Street


Closed For 2019 Season


2 & under: Free
3 - 17: $2
18 & over $3
60 & over: Free* (must be city resident with city senior discount card)


Bolton Pool is the city's largest pool, and has traditional diving boards and regulation-height diving platforms that allows it to host the annual city swim meet. Bolton Pool also has a zero-depth entry water playground.

Like all city pools, Bolton Pool offers free swim lessons. Learn more about swim lessons.


Bolton operates under the same rules as all city pools.

  • In order to be admitted, you must have proper swim attire.
  • Clean white t-shirts may be worn over proper swim attire.
  • Colored t-shirts will not be allowed in the pool.
  • All infants/toddlers that require a diaper must wear swimmer diapers and proper swimwear.
  • City pools are family friendly. All swim wear must be appropriate.
  • The city's life jacket and swim test policy applies.

More information: Proper swim wear
View full list of Winston-Salem city pool rules

Day Care, Day Camp or Other Adult-Supervised Group Visits

All day care centers, day camps or any other groups where kids are supervised by adults, wishing to swim at a city-operated swimming pool, must contact the Recreation & Parks office prior to arriving at the pool. 

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