Morris Memorial Pool

Elgin Municipal Pool at Morris Memorial Park - 802 N Ave C

Admission Fee:

  • Ages 0-5: Free
  • Individuals: $2.00
  • Swim Pass: $50.00 (40 entries) or $25 (20 entries)  
  • Must purchase at the Cashier booth at the pool or the Elgin Rec Center
Membership holders: Free
  • Must purchase at the Elgin Rec Center

Open to the Public:

Pool opens Memorial Day weekend, Saturday May 26th - Monday May 28th 
  • Saturday & Sunday 12:00pm - 7:00pm 
  • Monday 12:00pm - 6:30pm 
Open for normal summer hours starting Friday, June 1st - Friday, August 10th
  • Monday – Friday: 12:00pm – 6:30pm
  • Friday Family Free Swim: 6:30pm – 8:00pm
  • Saturday and Sunday: 12:00pm – 7:00pm
Open special Summer hours starting Saturday August 11th – Sunday September 2nd
  • ONLY Saturday and Sunday: 12:00pm – 7:00pm

Open to the Public


The season opens May 26th for Memorial Weekend and is closed May 29th , May 30th , and May 31st. June 1st  regular season hours begin. The Pool is open to the public 7 days a week from June 1st til August 10th. Afterwards it is only open weekends starting August 11th - September 2nd. Call ahead for availability

Please be advised, June 4th - July 4th, Monday-Thursday the pool will not open to the public til 1:30pm due to the high volume of Elgin ISD's ACE program attendees.

 Programs at the Pool:

Water Aerobics/Lap Swim, Monday June 4th – Friday August 10th
  • MWF: 10:00am – 11:00am
  • TTH: 7:30pm – 8:30pm
Water Aerobics/Lap Swim, Tuesday August 14th – Thursday August 30th
  • W: 10:00am – 11:00am
  • TTH: 6:45pm – 7:45pm
Daycare Swim
  • TTH: 9:00am – 10:00am
Swim Lessons
  • M-TH: 6:45pm – 7:30pm
Pool Party Reservations
  • Saturday and Sunday: 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Water Aerobics

Water aerobics for the 2018 summer will be June 4th - August 10th from 10:00am – 11:00am Monday, Wednesday & Friday and from 7:30pm – 8:30pm Tuesdays & Thursdays. 

Then August 14th - August 30th from 10:00am – 11:00am on Wednesday and from  6:45pm – 7:45pm Tuesdays & Thursdays

Free Swimming

Every Friday the Pool is open from 6:30pm to 8:00pm for families to enjoy swimming together for free. Call ahead to check availability

Reserve the Pool for Your Next Party

The Pool is available to rent for pool parties on Saturdays or Sundays, from 7:30pm to 9:30pm. See Facility Rentals for details

Swim Lessons

Swim lessons are provided by the Elgin City Pool. Each session will consist of 4 lessons over the span of 2 weeks on Mondays/Wednesdays or Tuesdays/Thursdays from 6:45pm - 7:30pm. Cost per session is $75 per child. If for some reason the lesson is cancelled due to weather, the make up class will be that following Saturday morning.

  • Session I - June 4th - June 14th
  • Session II - June 18th - June 28th
  • Session III - July 16 - July 26th
  • Session IV - July 30th - August 2rd

You may register your child for swim lessons online at

Swim Lesson Registration Policies

  • Child or individual participating in the swim lessons must be 5 years of age or older by the start of swim lessons
  • Preregistration is necessary to allow for instructor scheduling and must be received no later than 72 hours prior to start date
  • Payment must be received at time of registration. We will not reserve a space without payment
  • Swim lesson fees are transferable, if availability exists, but are not refundable
  • Make up classes or refunds for classes missed due to vacations or schedule conflicts are not allowed
  • Make up classes must be scheduled with the Parks Department and will be subject to class availability
  • Children who are not potty trained must wear a swim diaper covered by a swimsuit
  • Instructor preference is not available for group lesson