City of Binghamton, New York

City Parks, Pools & Fields

Binghamton City Parks define the character of the City and offer a unique range of assets for the region. The City runs approximately 36 parks, fields and natural areas that include pools, ball fields, tennis and basketball courts, picnic areas, playgrounds, monuments, trails, forested areas and public gathering places. All parks are open from dawn to dusk.

Parks Map


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Parks List

Click on any of the parks to view a google map of the park's location and its amenities.

Full Listing of All City Parks


  • Large Pools

    There are three large pools available in the City of Binghamton:

    North Side Pool located at Cheri A. Lindsey Memorial Park
    South Side Pool located at Webster Street Playground
    Recreation Park Pool located at Recreation Park

    The cost to swim at a large pool is $0.25 for children, and $0.50 for adults.

    All large pools will open May 26th through June 17th for weekend swimming from 12:30pm to 7:45pm. Recreation Park Pool will be open for weekday swimming from 4pm - 7:45pm until June 15th.

    All large pools are open daily from June 18th through September 3rd, from 12:30pm to 7:45pm. Adult Swim (ages 18+) is held from 5:00pm to 6:00pm at Recreation Park Pool and Southside Pool only.
  • Small Pools/Spray Pad

    There are two small pools and a spray pad available in the City of Binghamton: 

    Columbus Park Spray Pad located at Columbus Park
    Fairview Pool located at Fairview Park
    MacArthur Pool located at MacArthur Park

    Swimming is free of charge at all small pools
  • Small pools open May 26th - June 10th weekends only from 12:30pm - 7:45pm​
  • Open daily, June 16th through August 12th, from 12:30pm to 7:45pm