Outdoor Pools & Aquatics Center

Come Splash and Play!

FREE to our South Shore YMCA members, our beautiful and vibrant Outdoor Pools & Aquatics Center located at the South Shore YMCA Emilson Branch at 75 Mill Street in Hanover, MA is the perfect place to beat the heat during the summer months with 3 pools, outdoor snack shack, grills, lounge area, and more!


  • FREE for South Shore YMCA Members


  • $10/child (through age 18), $15/adult (ages 19+)
  • Must be accompanied by a South Shore YMCA Member
  • Early Learning Center, Afterschool and South Shore Natural Science Center families may visit the Outdoor Aquatics Center by paying the non-member guest fee, but are not required to be accompanied by a member of the SSYMCA

Not yet a South Shore YMCA Member? Learn about all the benefits that come with a membership.

Membership Benefits

What You’ll Find

  • Certified lifeguards on-duty at all times
  • 3 Pools (Big Pool, Medium Pool, Splash Pool)
  • Splash Pool includes a wading area for kids
  • Outdoor snack shack (contact the Emilson Front Desk in advance for daily hours at 781-829-8585)
  • Grills for you and your family
  • Outdoor showers, restrooms, and lockers
  • Lounge chairs, covered pavilions and picnic tables
  • Ample parking

Hours of Operation

* Hours of operation vary depending on pool capacity and weather. Visit our schedules page for updated pool schedules, or call the Emilson Front Desk in advance for daily hours: 781-829-8585
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For questions, please contact the Emilson YMCA Front Desk at 781-829-8585.


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Pool Schedules