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Nice park I'd never seen before

Went for only one reason. I read in the Washington Post about the statue of Joan of Arc here which... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Chinapjs
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Go in Spring or Summer....

We visited during the fall, and while the park was still beautiful with colorful leaves and rich... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
bneverha
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Holly Springs, North Carolina
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Reviewed 24 September 2018

Went for only one reason. I read in the Washington Post about the statue of Joan of Arc here which has had its sword stolen four or five times. Had to see it. Has its sword right now and the park is a little gem....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Surprise Surprise! We’ve stumbled upon a wonderful gem of an outdoor park in this city! Lots of rich experiences here as we consumed our great picnic lunch from Henry’s Soul Cafe! Nice large area to people watch walk dogs use the restrooms and picnic too....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

First of all, there are literally 4 designated parking spaces, and local residents were using them as their own permanent parking spaces. The second day we tried to go, we finally took a chance and parked in a permit only resident spot. I’m glad we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We visited during the fall, and while the park was still beautiful with colorful leaves and rich with history, the fountains were off and pools were dry.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank bneverha
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Not sure what we were expecting as we were going off a 2007 National Park stamp, but what we found was a remnant if it’s former glory. Arriving at dusk we found a fountain system in disrepair and it had been for some time. Poorly...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank leannes927
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This park is such a hidden gem. In the warmer months, this park is amazing - green everywhere - grass and trees, the cascading fountain is just beautiful. People hanging out, walking their dogs, reading on a bench, running, having a picnic. I love to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Timmi002
Reviewed 17 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

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 11 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

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank AvidAngler12
Reviewed 29 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

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank simretus
Reviewed 14 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

Date of experience: July 2016
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