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Potomac Park

Washington DC, DC
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A park which surrounds the Tidal Basin and includes the Vietnam, Lincoln and Jefferson Memorials.
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Washington DC, DC
Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End
+1 202-554-3850
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another peaceful spot in DC. Walk beside the water and stop by the various monuments. Wish we would have done the paddle boats but there is always next time.

Thank Tannermash
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This is lovely by the lake with the beautiful blooming cherry blossoms, worth a visit if you can get here,

Thank Neetsnewts
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Potomac Park is a long green stretch of riverside park along the National Mall. The Park is divided into two area; West Potomac Park starts from the area near Lincoln Memorials to the Tidal Basin, and the East Potomac Park covers the whole Hains Point...More

Thank Prawet J
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Beautiful views and very peaceful. It is great when the weather is good to have a picnic. The views of the monuments are great.

Thank Brellie
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Great for walking and river views, so close to Mall and most memorials you will want to visit. Such a contrast to parks in major urban cities.

1  Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We walked a lot in DC and had a lovely walk around the park as part of taking in the sights. We could see the beauty of the cherry blossoms, but it must be gorgeous when they bloom. So many great photo opportunities of the...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The great park of Washington that includes the major national monuments, leads to the Mall and Congress and of course has the cherry blossom for a short time each year. When living in Washington I take a daily walk from my place in Foggy Bottom...More

1  Thank Mel B
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

Nice park area. Edge of the National Mall. Contains a few memorials (Jefferson, Mason, Roosevelt, and King). Also some baseball/softball fields there. Some parking areas here, too.

Thank J-from-Marysville
Reviewed 12 September 2015

I like to come for a walk here.The view is great, across the potomac where you'll see when in summer many people doing water activities. Cherry blossom viewing is also a must here when in season. A nice respite from the busy mall.

Thank HelenaGuerra
Reviewed 25 August 2015

The Potomac Park is make up of both the West Potomac Park and the East Potomac Park. My review here is my experience with the East Potomac Park. East Potomac Park is a section of Potomac Park in Washington, D.C., located south of the Jefferson...More

Thank Superlegalbabe
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