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Battery Kemble Park

MacArthur Blvd, Washington DC, DC
+1 202-426-6829
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Quiet peaceful park

I came upon Battery Kemble Park as part of a walk from Van Ness to C&O canal and up the Rock Creek... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
Mel B
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Hanoi, Vietnam
Beautiful park with a creek

We call it the "Fairy Park" because of the silent and tranquil environment you may experience... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2015
darwinsail
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 Jun 2017
“Quiet peaceful park”
8 Jan 2015
“Beautiful park with a creek”
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MacArthur Blvd, Washington DC, DC
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+1 202-426-6829
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

I came upon Battery Kemble Park as part of a walk from Van Ness to C&O canal and up the Rock Creek Trail. Small but nicely formed and popular with locals, especially dog walkers. A beautiful, quiet and peaceful park where you will meet some...More

Thank Mel B
Reviewed 8 January 2015 via mobile

We call it the "Fairy Park" because of the silent and tranquil environment you may experience there!! It is almost impossible to think that was a battle field anytime! You can walk up to the meadow in the top of the hill that we call...More

3  Thank darwinsail
Reviewed 18 August 2014

Battery Kemble was originally one of a chain of 93 unattached artillery emplacements established at the beginning of the War Between the States as a precaution against Confederate forces crossing the Potomac River. The description ‘unattached’ applies to an independent artillery battery, not attached to...More

Thank Ben_Theretoo406
Reviewed 16 March 2013

I'm not sure if Battery Kemble is an official (that is, legal) dog park in DC, but it is where many residents of the scenic Palisades neighborhood take their canines to run, play, and explore. Not sure I would go there if I were a...More

2  Thank Lolaz007
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