NOTICE: Cape Splash will be opening to the general public on Monday, June 8! Cape Splash will have increased sanitation and will operate at 50% capacity (500 customers) plus season pass holders. Cape Splash will be open seven days a week with two sessions per day for the general public. Sessions will be from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. to allow for additional sanitation in between sessions. The cost will be $7 per person (adults & children $7, under 12 months free) per session. Season pass holders will have unlimited entries, and no Twilight rates will be offered. River Walking & Preschool Playtime will start on Monday, June 1 with regular hours but limited capacity for both programs. The above protocols will be in place through at least June. We ask that all customers honor social distancing guidelines when possible, and we will have increased sanitation before and after facility use. Find a frequently asked questions list about opening protocols for Cape Splash here. Central Municipal Pool will open in mid-June. Check back here in the coming weeks for an opening date for Central Pool. 

The CDC states there is no evidence that the virus that causes COVID-19 can be spread to people through the water in pools, hot tubs, spas, or water play areas. The City of Cape Girardeau aquatic facility chemical levels are monitored at all times.


The City of Cape Girardeau has two aquatic facilities to meet the needs of local aquatics lovers. Take a dip in our year round Olympic sized pool, Central Municipal Pool, which houses the regions largest indoor pool or take the family to Cape Splash Family Aquatic Center.  Cape Splash Family Aquatic Center is a must visit family summer destination sure to please children of all ages. The low admission and concession prices are popular among parents while the mat racers, tube slides, lazy river and splash pad are popular among children. Our Aquatics Division have a variety of aquatic programs and fitness classes sure to fit everyone needs. 

Our lifeguards are highly skilled and it is their job to make our facilities as safe as possible. They are not, however, babysitters. Parents are required to watch their children and to assist in enforcing the policies for the safety and enjoyment of all patrons. All children under 12 must be supervised by an adult.

  • Contact Info
  • 410 Kiwanis Drive
    Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
  • Telephone 573.339.6340
  • Email
  • Rainout Line 573.975.1024
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