This Water Playground Built In 1935 Is One Of The Most Legendary Pools In All Of North Carolina

North Carolina’s most legendary pool was opened back in 1935 and is one of the biggest pools in the state. Clocking in at nearly as long as a football field, Kool Park Pool in Hickory is known around the world and it has quite the backstory, too.

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Kool Park Pool has been open for so long that grand parents are now taking their grand children to swim where they swam as children. Have you ever taken a dip in this legendary pool in North Carolina? Let us know in the comments!

Learn more about Kool Park Pool, including admission rates for day time swimming, late day admission, and night swim admission, from the official website for Kool Park Pool in Hickory, North Carolina.

Keep the fun train rolling while you’re in Hickory with a visit to the restaurant inside this historic train depot!

Address: KOOL PARK POOL, 3170 31st Ave Ct NE, Hickory, NC 28601, USA