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Battery Kemble Park

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Address: MacArthur Blvd, Washington DC, DC
Phone Number: +1 202-426-6829

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Tranquil Urban Park For Man and His Best Friend

Battery Kemble was originally one of a chain of 93 unattached artillery emplacements established at the beginning of the War Between the States as a precaution against Confederate... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 August 2014
Ben_Theretoo406
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Chevy Chase, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2015 via mobile

We call it the "Fairy Park" because of the silent and tranquil environment you may experience there!! It is almost impossible to think that was a battle field anytime! You can walk up to the meadow in the top of the hill that we call the "Heaven" such as the impression when you arrive there!! Beware that there are many... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2014

Battery Kemble was originally one of a chain of 93 unattached artillery emplacements established at the beginning of the War Between the States as a precaution against Confederate forces crossing the Potomac River. The description ‘unattached’ applies to an independent artillery battery, not attached to any other army command. Since Chain Bridge spanning the Potomac, was well within the three... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2013

I'm not sure if Battery Kemble is an official (that is, legal) dog park in DC, but it is where many residents of the scenic Palisades neighborhood take their canines to run, play, and explore. Not sure I would go there if I were a tourist unless I had a big dog that needed lots of space to run around... More 

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