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Meridian Hill Park

16th & Euclid St Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20009
+1 202-282-1063
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Today we visited the park. It is family and pet friendly. You can pitch a hammock, bring a picnic... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
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Sunday Drum Circle

On Sundays, there is a drum circle that takes place in Meridian Hill Park. It is a fantastic... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Tampa, Florida
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16th & Euclid St Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20009
Adams Morgan
+1 202-282-1063
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Today we visited the park. It is family and pet friendly. You can pitch a hammock, bring a picnic, ride your bike, lay out and read a book, or people watch. We had the pleasure of listening to live Cuban music from the community. Local...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

On Sundays, there is a drum circle that takes place in Meridian Hill Park. It is a fantastic experience that I recommend everyone who visits D.C., visit at least once. You will certainly feel at peace when you attend, and you will take in the...More

Thank AvidAngler12
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I have been living in DC for the past 5 years plus and I hear people who have been here for years and doesn't know Meridian Hill Park ,,,, What???? it's beautiful place in summer to visit on Sundays the free style music and dances...More

Thank simretus
Reviewed 13 February 2017

While DC boasts a fair amount of green spaces like Rock Creek Park, there is no giant park like Central Park in NY or El Retiro in Madrid. However, Meridian Hill park, while on the small side, does offer a lovely place to chill on...More

Thank Duane T
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I'm a local and hesitate to share this terrific spot, but hear of too many visitors (and locals!) who don't know about it. It is a great green space for a break from the DC traffic. It has a stunning cascading fountain -- supposedly the...More

Thank MissEinDC
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We went here to see the Pres. James Buchanan memorial. It is in the Meridian Hill park. This is a nice quiet park in the neighborhood. The memorial is on 1 see. There is a very nice cascadING fountain and fall here. Unfortunately, the pool...More

Thank tnreb
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

When you are in Washington DC and you want to sit in a green huge space for walking or playing this is a beautiful place. I noticed that the water is missing in the park though there's a place suited to this major beauty, but...More

1  Thank Lina K
Reviewed 13 July 2016

My husband grew up in the neighborhood and wanted to visit the park. It has changed so much since he was a kid. The water flows are no longer there. they need to reconsider bringing them back. It was great to see so many diverse...More

Thank ndntelliott
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The park is a beautiful spot to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. It is within walking distance of Columbia Heights, Adams Morgan and Howard University area. Sit in one of the park benches and admire the landscape. Stroll through the walkways....More

Thank pucciNewYork_NyUsa
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

I live nearby and can testify this is the most underrated destination in DC. Especially on a spring / summer day, go here for some rest between sight seeing. Bring a picnic or pick up some food nearby at Harris teeter.

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