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Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium

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Address: 2400 E Capitol St NE, Washington DC, DC 20003-1734
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Old Stadium with History

I love coming here because I loved seeing the World Cup, the WUSA league, and D.C. United soccer games over the years. It was a great experience every time. You have to pay to... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2017
Kaitlin S
Arnold, Maryland
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Arnold, Maryland
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467 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

I love coming here because I loved seeing the World Cup, the WUSA league, and D.C. United soccer games over the years. It was a great experience every time. You have to pay to park and pay for over-priced food as per usual at any stadium/arena. It doesn't have the most modern conveniences, but I enjoy coming here.

Thank Kaitlin S
Lakewood, Washington
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271 reviews
95 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This may have been great at one point, but now the stadium is dilapidated. I've seen NFL games, MLB games, concerts, and soccer games here. I'm just not impressed.

Thank djstatick
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273 reviews
117 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We went here to see DC United play New York City FC. The game and stadium itself were OK, but really anything that was organized here was a disaster. First, parking. We came in an hour before the game so pretty early. There are no signs for parking whatsoever, so there was a massive chaos with thousands of cars trying... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

At a loose end I went to see Howard University at Hampton University, staged at the RFK. Easy enough to get a ticket downloaded for $25 Easy to get to from downtown on the Blue or Orange Line, the upper tiers were empty but the lower tiers were soon filled up. The place was full of university students - obviously... More 

Thank Robwithec
Baltimore, Maryland
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27 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We went to see the Portland Timbers play DC United and all I can say is oof. the seats are tiny and uncomfortable, even though we had great seats it was rough sitting in the 100+ degree weather in tiny uncomfortable seats. also, there are no cup holders, which would be the easiest upgrade ever. It was an experience, but... More 

Thank Rose M
Danville, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 August 2016

My son and I attended our first MLS game. We wanted to see Montreal, well Didier Drogba, vs DC United. This was our first trip to RFK. I was a little shocked at the state of disrepair as we approached the stadium. Once inside I felt at home, as it reminded me of Municipal Stadium in Cleveland. We had great... More 

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La Plata, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

There is a lot of character at RFK and a great atmosphere at the DC United matches held there. If you have never been be sure and check it out before it is torn down. Great tailgating in the parking lot and a party in the stadium. See you there!

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Riverside, California
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2,148 reviews
706 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 490 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

It's nice to have a standby stadium when you need it, but this place is way past safe utilization imho. It's just a matter of time before something breaks in a bad way.

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Gorham, New Hampshire, United States
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257 reviews
159 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016

I went to see a D.C. United match recently and while the soccer game was a lot of fun, the venue is down right depressing. The seats and stands are gross, rusted and probably no longer structurally sound. The concourses are empty and over 3/4's of the stadium was empty and according to season ticket holders, that's the case every... More 

Thank Sarah C
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Went to a soccer game between DC United and the New England Revolution on a Saturday evening. The game was pretty good with a crowd of about 16000. I sat in the supporters section with the Screaming Eagles and there was plenty of chanting and jumping that makes a soccer game a fun experience. Unfortunately, for as good as the... More 

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