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Meridian Hill Park

16th & Euclid St Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20009
+1 202-282-1063
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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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Lost Treasure

Not sure what we were expecting as we were going off a 2007 National Park stamp, but what we found... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Leanne S
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  • Excellent45%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
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“drum circle” (10 reviews)
“joan of arc” (4 reviews)
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16th & Euclid St Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20009
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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.

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

Thank Leanne S
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

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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

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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

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

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

Thank Duane T
Reviewed 29 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

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