Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens, Washington DC

Categories: National Parks, Gardens, Nature & Parks
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4.5/5 based on 55 reviews on the web
Kenilworth Park & Aquatic Gardens is a National Park Service site located in the north eastern corner of Washington, D.C., and the Maryland state border. Nestled near the banks of the Anacostia River and directly west of the Baltimore Washington Parkway, Kenilworth Park & Aquatic Gardens preserves a plethora of rare waterlilies and lotuses in the cultivated ponds near the river. The park also contains the Kenilworth Marsh, the only remaining tidal marsh in Washington, D.C. and an adjacent recreational area.
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  • I had never heard of this national park before this trip, but, boy, am I glad we found it. If you are staying in downtown D.C. and don't have a car, no worries. You can get out there to the edge of th...  read more »
  • National park and fantastic place to get away from it all! Grassy paths surrounded by small ponds filled with lotus flowers, frogs, and other exotic plant life. Also boardwalks and marshes and some gr...  read more »
  • This is a great place to see different kinds of water flowers that do not limit to lotus and lily. The garden includes all type of marshland plants and flowers for visitors to enjoy during the visit. ...  read more »
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