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The Yards Park

10 Water Street Southeast, Washington DC, DC 20003
+1 202-465-7080
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Beautiful and clean

We came to visit family , went to the park for the first time , it was very clean and family... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
Winter Springs, Florida
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Great Space - wish it was warmer

Came to D.C. In January for a week long training at the Navy Yard. Stayed at the Hampton Inn which... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2017
Karl G
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  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“navy yard” (4 reviews)
“green space” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 06:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
10 Water Street Southeast, Washington DC, DC 20003
+1 202-465-7080
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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We came to visit family , went to the park for the first time , it was very clean and family friendly , the whole area was very well kept. Loved it and bring the kids.

1  Thank rgb390
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Came to D.C. In January for a week long training at the Navy Yard. Stayed at the Hampton Inn which is directly across fromThe Yards. Very impressed with all the construction going on , and the fact there are several restaurants to choose from in...More

1  Thank Karl G
Reviewed 7 October 2016

The Yards Park is located along the bank of the Anacostia River stretching from 1st street (at National Park) to Isaac Hull Avenue (Commercial Navy Yard) and connecting to the River walk of the Navy Yard (Navy facility compound). The park was designed to host...More

1  Thank Prawet J
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Yards park has a lovely paddling pool that is great to hang out at on sunny days. Not too deep, so even small kids can have a blast. Plenty of grass to find a spot, and some chairs and tables in the shade. Our 6-year...More

1  Thank Tessa K
Reviewed 29 July 2016

I recently made my first visit to Yards park with my 11, 3 and 3 year old sons. Yards park is a big green space right on the Anacostia River in SE DC. I found parking in a big lot right across the street (quite...More

2  Thank crayolabird
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Sure, Georgetown is great. But it's hard to get to, and those crowds? Yards Park is relatively calm and serene compared to DC's more popular waterfront areas. Friday nights are the best nights to go, there's almost something going on in the warmer months. Grab...More

1  Thank Kacy B
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We visited for the first time (even though we're locals) and thought that it's a nice place to chill and hang out. They have a splash area for kids to run around in on a hot day and then there's the waterfront where you can...More

1  Thank green4859
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

This latest edition to the revitalization of the DC waterfront is a winner. It opens a large stretch of the old Navy Yard to the public. The highlight is the broad boardwalk and attractive footbridges along the Anacostia River with views downriver to the Potomac....More

1  Thank Knyte7
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Not a bad spot for a picnic by the water and it is nice that there are some stores and restaurants there (even if they have zero personality).

Thank MSPXelaforNow
Reviewed 25 March 2016

What a gorgeous place! Come here at night and see the entire place lit up :D I was fortunate enough to come for the giant inflated bunny exhibition and was really impressed with the work and park. There was also a live DJ at the...More

1  Thank mink45
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Jamie E
What is the closest airport I can fly into for a music festival at the Yards Park?
4 October 2016|
Response from Kacy B | Reviewed this property |
Reagan in DC (DCA) but Baltimore may be cheaper and is not much farther (BWI).