New Haven to open splash pads for summer

Cooling off at a splash pad at a New Haven park (file).

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Looking for a place to cool down this summer? Summer splash pads will be reopening in public parks.

The splash pads will be open for daily use beginning this weekend from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Here’s where you can find one:

South Genesse Park, View Street Park, Edgewood Park, Kensington Street, Ann Street, Trowbridge Square Park, Galvin Park, Lighthouse Point Park, Scantlebury Park and at the Lincoln Basset School.

Additionally, there will be open swim sessions during the month of June at two separate locations within the city. At the John Martinez School, open swims will be held on Wednesdays from 5:00-8:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Hillhouse School will also host open swims on Thursdays from 5:00-8:00 pm and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

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