Pool Rates

Heise Pool

Opening day for 2021 season: Wednesday, June 2

The Heise Park Swimming Pool is open during the summer months for public use. It features a water slide, diving board, and mushroom shower. There is a separate baby pool on site. A concession stand is open during pool hours.

The pool is operated by the Galion Community Center YMCA. For more information, contact the YMCA at 419-468-7754.

Special Guidelines

New guidelines will be in place to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. We are asking for users of these facilities to cooperate with staff and follow posted signage.

  • While there is no reduced capacity, staff will ensure guests are able to maintain six feet of physical distancing.
  • Guests will be required to sign in upon entry.
  • Staff will clean surfaces, railings, and restrooms every 20 minutes. Shower rooms will be closed and there will be no self-service in the concession area.
  • Do not swim or gather in groups of more than 10.
  • Stay home if you do not feel well.
  • Read more here.

Daily Admission Fees

Under 6 years - $1
Under 18 years - $3
18-54 years - $4
Senior (55+) - $3
Adult (accompanying a child) - $1

Season Passes

Passes are available at the Galion Community Center YMCA. Applications must be filled out with the payment due in full at the time of registration. Please make checks payable to the Galion Center YMCA. Mail-in registrations can be sent to: Galion Community Center YMCA, 500 Gill Avenue, Galion.
Galion Residents Non-residents
Youth (5 and under) - $42.50 Youth (5 and under) - $85
Student (6-17) - $50 Student (6-17) - $100
Adult (18-54) - $70 Adult (18-54) - $140
Senior (55+) - $70 Senior (55+) - $140
Family - $110 Family - $175

Pool Rules 

Follow all posted safety rules and lifeguard instructions. Note these additional rules:
1. Season Pass cards must be presented at the gate upon each visit.
2. No pass card, no entry.
3. Children ages 6 & under must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older.
4. If the air temperature is below 71 degrees, the pool will be closed.