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Posted on: June 20, 2023

[ARCHIVED] City of Killeen’s Long Branch Pool to open this Saturday for the season

Long Branch Pool Now Open_Square

Pool will open Tuesdays – Sundays from 11a.m. – 6p.m. daily

KILLEEN, Texas (June 20, 2023) – The City of Killeen will open the Long Branch Park pool to the community on Saturday, June 24.


The pool is located at 1101 Branch Drive and will be open Tuesdays – Sundays from 11a.m. – 6p.m. (closed on Mondays). Guests must be at least 18 years old or accompanied by an adult who is 18 or older.


The daily admission is as follows:

  • Ages 0-17; 55 and older: $2
  • Ages 18-54: $3


As a reminder, residents also have the Junior Service League Spray Pad (1101 Branch Drive) and the Family Aquatic Center (1800 East Stan Schlueter Loop) to enjoy this summer. 

The spray pad closed today through Thursday, June 22 for renovations, including a concrete slab overlay, connecting sidewalks, accessibility ramps, and various other upgrades to the spray pad and pavilion area. We appreciate the community’s patience as we make these necessary improvements. It will reopen on Friday, June 23 and is free for all.

The Family Aquatic Center is a ten thousand square foot multi-use water park, with three water slides, a diving board, rock wall, splash pad, picnic tables, shade structures and more.

The Family Aquatic Center opened on Memorial Day weekend and will be open through Labor Day, Sept. 4. Hours of operation are: 

  • Sundays: 1p.m. – 6:30p.m.
  • Saturdays: 10a.m. - 6:30p.m. 
  • Tuesdays - Fridays: 11a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Mondays: Closed

The City of Killeen would like to thank the community for helping us fill all the necessary lifeguard positions in order to make the experience for everyone safe at all of our aquatic facilities.

For more information on rates and rules regarding our pools, visit or call (254) 501-6390/7946.

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