22 Splash Pads & Wading Pools around Milwaukee


Cool off at these *free* splash pads and wading pools this summer:

Fiserv Forum Fountain

The Milwaukee Bucks opened an outdoor fountain, complete with LED lights and music, near the site of the old BMO Harris Bradley Center. The fountain uses recirculated, chlorinated water. It's open from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. every day until Labor Day. Find out more.

Bayshore Town Center

5800 N. Bayshore Dr., Glendale, WI 53217

(414) 963-8780

bayshoretowncenter.com

Splish splash in the fountains in the Town Square at Bayshore Town Center, and grab an ice cream cone at nearby Kilwin’s to top off the day. You can change in the restroom just north of the splash pad, located between existing stores and restaurants.

Hart Park Playground and Splash Pad

7201 W. State St, Wauwatosa, WI 53213

(414) 471-8420

wauwatosa.net

The Splash Pad in Hart Park is adjacent to a natural themed, all access playground with log balance beams, climbing ropes, and an eagle’s nest. There is a park pavilion nearby for bathroom breaks and changing. You can also make an afternoon of it by exploring the surrounding park and perusing the charming downtown Wauwatosa area nearby.

Hickory Park Splash Pad

N165 W20330 Hickory Ln, Jackson, WI 53037

(262) 677-9665

jacksonparkrec.recdesk.com

This fenced-in Splash Pad is located just outside the Jackson Community Center. It is open to the public every day from Memorial Day to Labor Day, 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Kinderberg Park Sprayground

N106W15060 Buckthorn Dr., Germantown, WI 53022

(262) 250-4710

village.germantown.wi.us

The colorful sprayground is located in Kinderberg Park, and it’s open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Lake Country Rotary Splash Pad in Nixon Park

175 E. Park Ave, Hartland, WI 53029

lakecountryrotarysplashpad.com

Located in Nixon Park, the Splash Pad is free to kids of all ages and is open from 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. daily.

Oak Creek Splash Pad

361 W. Town Square Way, Oak Creek, WI 53154

This splash pad is part of the Drexel Town Square shopping center which boasts a new City Hall, Library, and lots of retail shops and restaurants. This community space is open with pedestrian-friendly walkways. (Be forewarned - public restrooms are hard to find.)

Milwaukee County Parks Splash Pads

For the most up-to-date list of splash pads and wading pools throughout the Milwaukee County Parks, go to countyparks.com.

Splash pads:

Carver, 911 W. Brown St., Milwaukee, WI 53205

Clarke Square, 2330 W. Vieau Pl., Milwaukee, WI 53204

Dineen, 6901 W. Vienna Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53216

Gordon, 1321 E. Locust St., Milwaukee, WI 53212

Lindbergh, 3629 N. 16th St., Milwaukee, WI 53206

Madison, 9800 W. Glendale Ave., Wauwatosa, WI 53225

Moody, 2201 W. Auer Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53206

Wading pools:

Columbus, 7301 W. Courtland Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53218

Cooper, 8701 W. Chambers St., Milwaukee, WI 53222

Hales Corners, 5765 S. New Berlin Rd., Hales Corners, WI 53130

Jacobus, 6501 Hillside Ln., Wauwatosa, WI 53213

Rainbow, 700 S. 119th St., West Allis, WI 53214

Smith, 5462 N. 33rd St., Milwaukee, WI 53209

Tiefenthaler, 2501 W. Galena St., Milwaukee, WI 53205

Walker Square, 1031 S. 9th St., Milwaukee, WI 53204

West Milwaukee, 5000 W. Burnham St., West Milwaukee, WI 53219

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