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Anacostia Park

Fairlawn Ave, Washington DC, DC
+1 202-472-3873
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Actually, this is a review of the river itself, not the park

We decided to see parts of DC from a different perspective and dropped a canoe in the Anacostia... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2016
Biff S
,
Canaan, New Hampshire
Nice park

This is a nice park with a beautiful water-side walkway. I would recommend it for a relaxing... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2016
QuickWhitTravel
,
Washington DC, District of Columbia
via mobile
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good25%
  • Average38%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible0%
7 Aug 2016
“Actually, this is a review of the river itself, not the park”
21 Mar 2016
“Nice park”
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Fairlawn Ave, Washington DC, DC
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+1 202-472-3873
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

We decided to see parts of DC from a different perspective and dropped a canoe in the Anacostia River (connects to the Patomac). There is a small marina right at the junction of Pennsylvania Avenue and M Street SE with free public parking and a...More

Thank Biff S
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

This is a nice park with a beautiful water-side walkway. I would recommend it for a relaxing stroll, especially as the days get longer and warmer!

Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 16 March 2016

It was nice to see so many local people out and about walking with dogs or babies, running, or biking. There is plenty of seating for resting or just taking in the view of the waterfront. There are a number of restaurants, bars, and shops...More

Thank Katherine H
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

Beautiful and peaceful. You can see it's getting renovated with some upgrades to the bridge/dock. I wish more people would pick up their trash and stop polluting. They have a community garden that could use some helping hands to make it nice. Great park for...More

Thank S y
Reviewed 8 July 2013

high crime area...locals steer clear of this area as much as possible..."find something else to do" is my advice...

4  Thank Rachel_Saunders_999
Reviewed 3 March 2012

The park has improved and continuous to improve to service the community. There's a wider walking trail along the river, and additionally lighting along the way. Some areas still obstructed by highway improvements nearby, but the majority of the park (with pool) is still functional.

1  Thank ClassyJetsetter
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