City of Binghamton, New York

City Parks, Pools & Fields

Binghamton City Parks define the character of the City and offer a unique range of assets for the region. The City runs approximately 36 parks, fields and natural areas that include pools, ball fields, tennis and basketball courts, picnic areas, playgrounds, monuments, trails, forested areas and public gathering places. All parks are open from dawn to dusk.

Parks Map


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Park River trail Ball field Small pool Large pool Carousel

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Parks List

Click on any of the parks to view a google map of the park's location and its amenities.

Full Listing of All City Parks


May 29th - June 25th:

  • Monday - Friday, 4:00pm - 8:00pm - General Swim (Rec Park only)
  • Saturday & Sunday 12:30pm - 6:45pm -  General Swim                             
  • Adult Lap Swim (21+) 7:00pm - 8:00pm 

June 26th - September 6th: 

  • Daily 12:30pm - 6:45pm - General Swim                                       
  • Adult Lap Swim (21+) 7pm - 8pm 


  • Small Pools/Spray Pad

There are two small pools and a spray pad available in the City of Binghamton: 

Columbus Park Spray Pad located at Columbus Park
Fairview Pool located at Fairview Park
MacArthur Pool located at MacArthur Park

Swimming is free of charge at all small pools

MacArthur & Fairview Park Pool schedule:

May 29th - June 25th  ​

  • Saturday & Sundays, 12:30pm - 8:00pm (Closed 5:00pm - 5:30pm)

June 26th  August 8th

  • Daily 12:30pm to 8:00pm (Closed 5:00pm - 5:30pm) 

Columbus Park Spray Pad

May 29th - September 6th:

Saturday & Sunday, 10:00pm - 8:00pm