6739 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702
Categories: Swimming pool
Admission: $3 per day with $10 resident registration fee, $2.50 children (3-12) with $10 resident fee, 10- and 20-visit packages are available
This pool is classic, with a one-meter and a three-meter diving board, two slides that reach around 20 feet tall, a basketball hoop set up in the shallow end and a baby pool option. The water in that pool sits between 2 1/2 to 3 feet deep and is a perfect splash area.
Public swim hours at Fossil Park Pool are Monday to Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; the pool is open for twilight swims, Wednesday and Friday from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Swimming classes, including private lessons, are available and the pool will host pool parties.
Other amenities at Fossil Park include: the Fossil Park Recreation Center, a playground, playcamp site, two lighted outdoor basketball courts, lighted regulation baseball field, two lighted youth-size baseball fields, a un-lite youth baseball field, six lighted tennis courts, a skate park and exercise trail.