Ellen E. Linson Splash Park


A notice to our patrons

CDC COVID-19 Information:
Can the COVID-19 virus spread through pools and hot tubs?

  • “There is no evidence that COVID-19 can be spread to humans through the use of pools and hot tubs. Proper operation, maintenance, and disinfection (e.g., with chlorine and bromine) of pools and hot tubs should remove or inactivate the virus that causes COVID-19.”

Read more about this on the CDC Website

Outdoor Pools

The outdoor pools are closed for the season, please visit one of our indoor facilities. Come back to visit us next May of 2023!

Visit our Aquatics page for the outdoor pool schedule, summer operating schedule for outdoor pools, and more information.


  • Basketball Court
  • Kid's Pool
  • Locker Room
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Picnic Areas
  • Showers
  • Vending Area
The pool fountains at the Ellen E. Linson Splash Park on a sunny day

Admission Fees & Passes

View information regarding our admission prices and monthly passes.

Hours of Operation

View the Summer operating hours.

Pool Rules & Regulations

View the Pool Rules & Regulations.


We are currently hiring. Applicants must be 16 years of age to work for M-NCPPC. All you need to get started is a great work attitude and a completed Aquatics Employment Application. Search online for the positions for which you are qualified. Please note that not all positions are advertised year-round.

Farmers Market

A farmers market, featuring fresh fruits, vegetables, and plants is held on-site Saturday mornings 8 am to 1 pm, May to November. For more information, please call 301-399-5485.

Courses & Activities

  • American Red Cross Swim Lessons
  • Lifeguard Training
  • Summer Day Camps
  • View additional courses and activities through PARKS DIRECT

Birthday Party Packages

We are not currently offering birthday packages at this time.

Food Guidelines (M-NCPPC Outdoor Pools Only)

The following items are NOT permitted in the facility:
Balloons, Confetti, Table Covers, Decorations, Pinata, Cakes/Cupcakes,
Desserts, Trays/Platters, Plates larger than 12” across, Slow Cooker/Crock Pot, Glass, Alcohol, Shellfish, Food storage packages larger than 1 pint or 1 gallon Ziploc, Food on the deck (The deck is the concrete areas directly surrounding pool), and no Heating devices or flames.