Open Air Swimming

All Year Round


Parliament Hill Lido in north London is an unheated open air swimming pool, open to members of the public 365 days a year. Operated by the Corporation of London, the pool is 200 x 90 feet (61 m × 27 m). First opened in 1938, 2018 will be our 80th anniversary.



Heath Lodge, Highgate, London NW5 1NA


Opening times

Morning: 7am -9am

Daytime: 10am - 6pm

Evening: 6.45pm - 8pm

(Note: Swimmers must vacate the water 30 mins after each period. For ticket charges, please see here).