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Lady Bird Johnson Park

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Address: Arlington, VA

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Green Park on the Island

Lady Bird Johnson Park is the big park in the Columbia Island (many did not realize that the piece of land is an island off the Potomac river. The Park covers the open space... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Prawet J
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lady Bird Johnson Park is the big park in the Columbia Island (many did not realize that the piece of land is an island off the Potomac river. The Park covers the open space along the Potomac river. The stretch is very popular for locals to jog, walk and bike along the river. It is a nice spot to see... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The entrance to Lady Bird Johnson Park can only be reached from the southbound lanes of the George Washington Memorial Parkway It is a very pleasant park with a good view of the Potmac River.

Thank Brellie
New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Lady Bird Johnson Park contains the LBJ Memorial grove and offers nice views of the DC skyline. We liked it but didn't find it nearly as peaceful as it could have been, given the prevalence of traffic nearby.

Thank RunrDave
Stamford, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Lady Bird Johnson Park and the LBJ Memorial Grove is a perfect place to start seeing DC. Parked the car at the LBJ grove (for free) and biked all over Washington from there. Beautiful paths run up and down the Potomac River with easy connections onto the Arlington Memorial Bridge. The parking is free and very safe, you just can't... More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Just up the steps at the Tomb Of The Unknown Soldier there is an area of display. Flags, Plaques and memorabilia and lots of information to take in. This building is air conditioned and there is a rest room. The Gardens and area surrounding are beautiful. It's a quiet restful area. Well looked after and cared for.

Thank Margaret M
Crestwood, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I ran the Mount Vernon Trail and stopped to rest here. A convenient place to stop with on the MVT. Having a water fountain and bathroom would make this Park better.

Thank Robert K
Lexington, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 301 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I spent time walking through this park while in D.C. and had a nice, relaxing time. The fact that this is right in the middle of such an historic place shows how well this area was planned. I loved it.

Thank HI_McDunnough
Alexandria, Virginia
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Reviewed 12 December 2015

Lady Bird Johnson Park is situated on a long stretch of land beside the Potomac flanked by the George Washington Memorial Highway. There is a marina nearby, the Pentagon, a groove of trees and the LBJ monument. It is a low key and relaxing place to visit - especially in the spring when the daffodils are abundant.

Thank 349Charles25
Salem, Virginia
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Reviewed 24 September 2015

Nice family atmosphere, no water or bathroomz, free looking, she was married to some president of the us

Thank 289ccr
Savannah, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Walking from Arlington to the Mall, we stumbled upon the park. It is very pretty, but could be easier to find with more signs. There is only one that I am aware of.

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