You Can Help Make Veterans Memorial Pool ...

A Community Pool For ALL Of La Crosse!

The pool opens June 5, 2021 – Mon-Thur 9a-7:30p & Fri-Sun 11a-7:30p!

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1938 • Pool Opens

First public pool in La Crosse, built on ancestral Ho-Chunk land & dedicated to veterans.

1938-2015 • Community Resource

Veterans Memorial Pool (aka Municipal Pool), serves the La Crosse community for decades as a tradition of fun, learning and activity.

2016 • Pool Closed

City of La Crosse closes pool. Future of the pool uncertain given the high cost of repair or replacement.

2016-Present • Campaign & Community Responds

Community members and city leaders rally to save the pool and convert it into a modern aquatic center.

2018-Present • Fundraising

We met our $500,000 campaign goal and continue to fundraise to provide additional needs for the facility.

2019 • Pool Opening

The pool opened August 2nd and was open daily to the delight of the community through August 29th!

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Heated pool

A new heating system will keep the pool water at a comfortable temperature for classes, playing and swimming.

8 Swimming lanes

The only outdoor pool in the city with regulation swimming lanes—great for competitions, training and exercising.

Designed for aquatic instruction

A facility ideal for a variety of recreational and educational classes serving people of all ages and abilities.

Large deck and grass area with shaded zones

A large outdoor space for relaxing, gathering and building community. Shaded areas are provided for protection from the sun.

Updated bathhouse

A completely renovated bathhouse with modern facilities combined with one of a kind, historic features.

Deep water diving, play and fitness area

Designated deep area with diving board and drop slide as well as for water aerobics or other aquatic activities.

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Amount Pledged & Donated

Initial Funding Goal