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Cool respite while waiting for VRE

If you arrive from metro with 20 minutes or so to spare before the VRE, or in my case 35, this is a... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2019
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Summer Friday nights

This park is across the street from where I live. Friday nights in the summer they have music... read more

Reviewed June 1, 2019
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1750 Crystal Dr, Arlington, VA 22202, Arlington, VA 22202-3401
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Reviewed August 15, 2019 via mobile

Nice little area. Was clean and well kept but pretty small. A lot of construction across the street made for some eye sores but overall a nice place to walk in the late afternoons.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed June 26, 2019 via mobile

The Water Park is not really a park; it’s a paved plaza with a large fountain. There’s some seating and shade, a large chess set and music and entertainment activities on occasion, and a good photo spot for wedding parties, but it’s more of a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

If you arrive from metro with 20 minutes or so to spare before the VRE, or in my case 35, this is a nice place to cool off, get a soft drink and watch the water. On Friday nights in the summer there is a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 1, 2019 via mobile

This park is across the street from where I live. Friday nights in the summer they have music (different genres every week) and a beer garden. My husband and I like to take our 2 dogs there, grab a couple of beers, and listen to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 8, 2019

Crystal City Water Park is a small park off of Crystal Drive. It is adjacent to the Crystal City VRE Station. The park has beautiful water features and lots of seating. Our kids love the huge chess set and hammocks. This is a great park...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 22, 2019

A beautiful place to take a walk and to take a rest. People are very gentle. We visited it when winter began, and the rest of the year must be even more spectacular.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 1957luisalbertosell
Reviewed November 6, 2018

This water park is beautiful in the summertime. I go there at lunchtime just to get out of the office. It's a great place to take wedding, prom, etc. pictures.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ericar912
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

I had a few minutes between meetings and decided to shack this out. It was fantastic. What a great place to relax and just enjoy the beauty and the water to calm nerves for a little while.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sonwatcher
Reviewed September 12, 2018

The WAter Park is centrally located in Crystal City and draws both a lunchtime and evening crowd. My grandkids love to play in the water of the many pools during the summer--probably not supposed to, but no one objects. There are hammocks, a large ground...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cfuller603
Reviewed August 29, 2018

The name sounds like a water park where people jump up and down in water. In fact it is a small park in the middle of Crytal City (right infront of the Virginia Rail Stop) with water fountain, water falls, chairs and games to enjoy....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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adrienne P
April 22, 2019|
Response from BigNCBear |
I don’t know how late it is “open” but since there isn’t a fence and gate I would presume 24/7. The fountain is lit until at least 10 and there are some LED color changing lights hung in the trees.