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Tiny but welcoming park

This park is tiny but it's a good place to stretch your legs and watch some birds and ducks. there... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Urszula C
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
A sheer delight

Near the end of King St is the Waterfront Park area, lovely old style river boat parked up and lots... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
TeamWard
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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17 May 2018
“Tiny but welcoming park”
25 Oct 2018
“A sheer delight”
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1A Prince St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3309
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

Near the end of King St is the Waterfront Park area, lovely old style river boat parked up and lots of places to wander around, drink and get a great view across the Potomac river, well worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

I'm not sure if the recent flooding due to Hurricane Florence made this area into a construction zone, but it was almost impossible to visit this area at the end of King Street. It was apparent that flooding had occurred.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nashna
Reviewed 5 July 2018

When touring through Alexandria in the Summer, head down King Street until you get to the water. There you will find this shady park with benches to relax and enjoy the views.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Peter F
Reviewed 29 May 2018

I thought by the hype that this old train tunnel "sought after for wedding pictures" would be great. It was run down, leaking, and had graffiti at one end. Not the cool pictures I was hoping for,

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank L M
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

After lunch nearby we strolled through part of the Waterfront Park, which is a nice site running down to the Potomac River and, on the day, had some welcoming shade.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank bsandrs
Reviewed 17 May 2018

This park is tiny but it's a good place to stretch your legs and watch some birds and ducks. there is a small dock for a boat, some benches to sit on and an old cannon or two. I like the views over the river.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Urszula C
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Waterfront Park is a 1.37 acre park on the Potomac River looking out to views of Maryland, the Woodrow Wilson Bridge and National Harbor. There are boat docking facilities, seating along the river and under the trees as well as a short path that meanders...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Mark G
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