google-site-verification=gzyqB9wpD5v82ExdogLnP4TJtFw1xuobqzVmR3oXwsQ The Historic Texas Pool in Plano


Legendary Fun in the sun since 1961

The Texas Pool Season runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day

Countdown to the 2020 Swim Season


  • Listed in the National Register of Historic Places 

  • Historic 168,000-gallon saltwater pool shaped like Texas.

  • 501c3 nonprofit membership supported community pool

  • Relaxed family-friendly Texas ambiance

  • Diving board, 2 water slides & island with a shallow
    "South Texas" wading area for small children & parents 

  • Certified Lifeguards & Jr. Lifeguards program for youth

  • Kids 10+ can be dropped off solo after basic swim test

  • BBQ Grills & Snack Bar, picnic tables

  • Bring your own coolers with food & nonalcoholic drinks 

  • Water & beach volleyball

  • Mermaid Mono-Fins Welcome!

  • Little Free LibraryLittle Free Pantry, & Little Free Pet Pantry

  • Cherokee Nation Certified Artist murals

  • Pokestop & Historic Site

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Texas Pool News

Now Hiring Texas Pool Lifeguards

Now accepting applications and interviewing candidates for our 2020 Head Guard, Lifeguard Team, and Jr. Lifeguard positions. Texas Pool Lifeguard pay is competitive. Lifeguards share a positive attitude, a willingness to learn and to teach others, strong decision making skills, leadership qualities, and an interest in serving the public at a historic landmark pool. Texas Pool Lifeguards are ambassadors for the pool itself, interacting with the public and saving lives when necessary. 

Volunteer Recruitment Tour & Treats

March 22, 2020

This event has been postponed. We'll reschedule in the future. If you've got some free time, the Texas Pool Board Team still needs help with work-from-home tasks in anticipation of our 59th summer season. Message us to have our Volunteer Coordinator Jessica reach out! 

Join us for treats, a tour, and talk on volunteering with the Historic Texas Pool. Texas Pool Board Members and other volunteers will share what it means to love the Texas Pool and serve the Community. We'll have tasty treats, service hours, and an opportunity to see the new Texas Pool renovation in progress while considering where you fit in at the legendary Texas Pool this season. #SwimAcrossTexas #LovePlano 

Great American Clean-UP

April 18, 2020

The Great American Cleanup is the nation's largest community improvement program. Join other volunteers to clean up the Historic Landmark Texas Pool and surrounding parkland in anticipation of summertime. We will be doing gardening, grounds keeping, painting, pool maintenance, and general preparations for opening day at the Texas Pool. Score some service hours and a free pass to swim at the Texas Pool this summer! The cleanup effort begins at 10 AM at the Texas Pool and continues till 4PM. Rainout day is Saturday is 4/25 from 10-2PM.

Memorial Day Party & National Moment of Remembrance

May 25, 2020

This Memorial Day celebrate freedom and honor America’s fallen heroes with a party at the Historic Texas Pool. Take your photo with the #LOVEPLANO Heart, swim with the Mermaids, and enter the Cannonball Contest. Grill Masters from 5-Ohh BBQ will be on location, and the snack bar will be open with authentic Texas Pool hot dogs. The National Moment of Remembrance is at 3 PM with performances by local stars and special celebrity guests including our MC, Miss Plano, Landry Champlin! Enter the raffle to win a fabulous prizes and a Texas Pool Family Membership. Camp chairs, canopies, and coolers (non-alcoholic beverages) welcome. Texas Pool Members get in FREE with no wait. Texas Pool VIP Members also enjoy an exclusive VIP Deck with refreshments and luxury loungers. It’s time to #SwimAcrossTexas! Tickets are $5/person (babies 2 and under free) on Eventbrite. 

Happy Birthday Plano Party

June 02, 2020

Join us on Tuesday, June 2nd, from 6-8PM as we celebrate the City of Plano’s 147th Birthday! Enjoy special treats (while supplies last). Sign a Texas Pool sized birthday card for Plano. Enter to win a Texas Pool Guest pass. $5/person. Texas Pool Members are FREE. Tickets are on Eventbrite. #SwimAcrossTexas #LovePlano 

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972-881-TEXAS (8392) 

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901 Springbrook Drive

Plano, Texas 75075

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