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Montrose Park

R St Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20008
+1 202-282-1063
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A good local park with walks and open areas

A good local park with walks and open areas. I entered it during a walk from Whitehaven Street... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2017
Mel B
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Hanoi, Vietnam
Lovely local park

Nice local park in the heart of D.C. Nice for a stroll or picnic. Leads right into Dumbarton Oaks... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
GoLeafs85
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good58%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
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“rock creek” (2 reviews)
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R St Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20008
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+1 202-282-1063
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

A good local park with walks and open areas. I entered it during a walk from Whitehaven Street where it crosses rock creek. A pleasant walk along a tree lined path leads to open areas much used by locals. It connects with Dumbarton Oaks park...More

Thank Mel B
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Nice local park in the heart of D.C. Nice for a stroll or picnic. Leads right into Dumbarton Oaks Park, which is also great for a walk or run. Nothing elaborate to see here; just nice to hang out and take a break from the...More

Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 6 March 2016

I happened to come through here on a perfect fall day. It's true, you come here and immediately forget you're in a major city. Wildlife like chipmunks and squirrels run amok, the wind blows in the trees, and the air smells like dirt and greenery....More

Thank nac212
Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

Imagine the park where you spent most of your childhood. That is if you had a great one. This is where my kids will remember their dreams of perfect childhood. This is where they had their parties, they saw their friends, they had their fun...More

Thank localsurf
Reviewed 6 June 2015

This is a local park in the vicinity of the Oak Hill Cemetery. There's not too much of interest here to justify a journey specifically to see the park, but it's nice enough to see if you happen to be in the area and wandering...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 26 November 2014

This park was once the site for a rope manufactory where Richard Parrott made rope for the shipping trade. One interesting feature is the "ropewalk" bordered by red brick used for laying out hemp to be turned into long ropes. The interior of the park...More

Thank AnnArborMiBob
Reviewed 26 July 2012

Montrose Park is a NPS-run neighborhood gem in Georgetown providing some solace from the city. It's pretty big as far as parks go and it's a great launching point to access the wooded trail system through Rock Creek and Dumbarton Oaks. The park has some...More

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