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30 Photographic Reasons to Visit the New McCarren Pool

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Have you gone swimming yet? If not, here now we have 30 photos that will make you want to hightail it to the city's newest swimming hole, McCarren Pool. After a $50 million renovation lead by Rogers Marvel Architects, the 37,950-square-foot pool officially opened yesterday morning?check out our liveblog of the happenings if you want to relive the fun. The pool will be open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. every day, with a break in swimming from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. for cleaning, and there will be early morning lap swims for adults from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., Monday through Friday. The pool is only 3 feet, 10 inches deep, and there is a section for young kids that's just two feet deep. McCarren also features a sand volleyball court, and a "Play Center," with a game room, weight room, fitness center, and indoor basketball court, all with brand new (like put-it-together-yesterday-new) equipment. See it all for yourself in the photos!
· Liveblogging the McCarren Pool Grand Opening [Curbed]
· McCarren Pool coverage [Curbed]