Parks and the Outdoors

treeGetting outside is a great way to expand learning over the summer! Take a moment to learn more about the opportunities listed below. 

Evansville Parks and Recreation
Evansville has 65 parks throughout the city for you to enjoy! 

Evansville Pools
There are 7 city swimming pools - Garvin, Hartke, Helfrich, Lloyd, Lorraine, Mosby and Rochell-Landers. 

Burdette Park and Pool
Burdette Park features one of the largest aquatic centers in the Midwest as well as hiking trails throughout. 

Angel Mounds
Angel Mounds was once home to a thriving community of Native Americans. 

Mesker Park and Zoo
Mesker Park Zoo and Botanic Gardens features a full zoo and Amazonia, a full botanic garden. 

Wesselman Woods
More than 200 acres of woodlands set aside in Evansville, plus fantastic summer camps!