A swimming pool is rarely noted as a historic location for a country, but America did it (National Register of Historic Places). If you’re traveling in Miami, tourists and immigrants from outside the city had a chance to come to it. Name of the place is the Venetian Pool.
The swimming pool was a hollow area measuring 16,000 m2 former coral rock quarry. In 1924, the area is built into a pool by using the design on the Mediterranean. In 2001, the vast pit was drained and the area used as orchestral music venues.
Venetian Pool became the only largest freshwater pool in the US is always clean without using chemicals. The water in the pool comes from freshwater wells, which are located at the bottom of the pool. When fully charged, the Venetian Pool could have more than 3,000 m3 of fresh water that can be enjoyed by those who bathe in it ($ 12).
Enjoy the freshness of the water at the Venetian Pool is often so the activities of local residents as summer arrives. The location is quite convenient because almost no buildings standing in the vicinity of the Venetian Pool are located. In addition the place is also shaded by palm trees that lined up in almost every area on the outskirts of the pool. In the area behind the pool, growing a variety of other types of plants whose leaves grow thickly so as to make an atmosphere became more calm.
A waterfall miniature and a variety of flowers also complement the existing natural ambience. Interestingly, this pool also has a cave filled with water in it. Visitors can also enjoy a relaxing time in a sandy area that also exist around the pool. The extent of nearly half a football field. The sand was clean and soft.
Those who want to swim at the Venetian Pool, able to swim at different depths. Ranging from 1.2 meters on the outskirts of the pool area to nearly 2.5 meters in the area near the waterfall. For children, they can soak in a water depth of 60 cm near the guard post safety.
If you want to relax while swimming, visitors can visit a small island in the middle of the pool. For children, is also a waterfall else where they can play with water. Terraced waterfall is not very high, and the location was still on the edge of the pool.
Opening hours: 8:00 to 20:00 (Monday – Friday), 08:00 to 12:00 (Saturday)