Barton Springs Pool

Type: Outdoor Activities, Parks



Map / Directions 10Best Says

Best Attractions & Activities: Within Zilker Park's 358 acres lies one of the crown jewels of Austin - Barton Springs Pool. The pool itself measures three acres in size, and is fed from underground springs with an average...  Read More
Outdoor Activities, Parks: This huge, spring-fed swimming hole is surrounded by lovely gardens and pecan trees. The pool is fed by spring waters that maintain a year-round temperature of about 68 degrees, and bubble up at the...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

  • Fri-Wed: 5am-10pm
  • Thu: 5am-9am,; 7pm-10pm Hours; May; Vary; Seasonally

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Adult $3, Junior (12-17) $2, Senior / Child (under 11) $1

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  • Best Attractions & Activities: "Check out the Splash! exhibit where you can learn about the history and biology of Barton Springs and the Edwards Aquifer which feeds it. Closed on Thursdays for cleaning."
  • Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: Crystal turquoise aquifer-fed waters at a cool 68 degrees year-round, in one of the prettiest spots in the city.

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