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Address: 3100 K St. NW,, Washington DC, DC 20007
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Washington DC Monuments by Moonlight Night Cruise
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Spring Harbour Cruise with Fireworks

I gave this outing 3 stars for the cruise and the staff. It lost it's first star with no onsite parking. I have been living near Washington DC for over a year and parking is crap... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
gimpybill
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Alexandria, Virginia

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29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Family of 4 going on the evening monuments tour. Do not waste your time or money. Boring, not much to see, not narrated. Difficult to get any good night monument photos. The only nice thing was finding the dock area that had few restaurants and outside dining which was nice. The boat is nothing special and they did not have... More 

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Thank Mark D
New York City, New York
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1,175 reviews
370 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 347 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a fun way to see a different viewpoint of the memorials--from The water. They have a piped in voice over that gives some Historical and viewpoints. The boat leaves from the Washington Harbor in Georgetown.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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23 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I gave this outing 3 stars for the cruise and the staff. It lost it's first star with no onsite parking. I have been living near Washington DC for over a year and parking is crap for just about any outing in the city and this place is no exception. The parking is for people who have a boat moored... More 

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Hampton, Virginia
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We went on a 6 PM Cruise. It was supposed to last an hour and was supposed to be KID FREE but there were soooo many kids. I did not like that. They said "because it was Easter weekend". What else I didn't like is it was supposed to be a Margarita cruise but when we went to get the... More 

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Thank dahoov
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

First off they tell you to be 20 minutes early we was suppose to start at 9:15, we got there at 8 so we had our choice of seats nobody else was there till 9 and they don't no how to form a line.. of course once again I pick the worse boat, they didn't get there till almost ten... More 

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24 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Let me first point out that we cannot speak for the cruise itself. It seemed like a reasonable price, no matter if it is spectacular or not. What we will say is that, IF YOU BUY THE TICKETS YOU BETTER MAKE IT THERE. No joke, find a travel machine that can fly you through a hurricane to get there. They... More 

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Dearborn Heights
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64 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Although this is billed as a "moonlight" cruise - it actually leaves dock at 8PM for a one hour cruise. This cruise books up fast. We enjoyed a wine and cocktail beverage as we sailed along to see some of the popular DC monuments illuminated at night. There is no narration, but pleasant music is played and adds to a... More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I booked the 6:15pm Happy Hour on Friday. We arrived at 5:30pm but the boat didn't show up until 6:45pm. There is no phone number to call to check and the answering machine said 'all boats are on time'. The attendant who took the tickets showed me his schedule and it said 6:45pm. I don't know what that means except... More 

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Thank Delena G
Elizabeth City, North Carolina
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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Went on the Monuments by Moonlight cruise. It was a beautiful night, and we really enjoyed ourself. They do have drinks at a cash bar only, but limited to the selection. The area of pickup is absolutely beautiful, a good spot for drinks, and people watching. Would definitely take this cruise again!

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Thank BrownEyes252
Cincinnati, OH
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95 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Our cruise began at 8:15 on a Full Moon Friday. Sadly it was cloudy that night. If you want to get some cool monument pics from an unusual angle, book this cruise. Boat departed and returned on time. One hour was the perfect length. It was also not overly crowded which was nice.

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