Summers in the Washington, D.C. area can be brutally hot and humid. There is no better outdoor fun than to enjoy the day swimming or splashing around in the cool waters of the many splash fountains scattered around the city. Here is a list of the main locations for you to visit this summer. We’ll add more as we discover them.
Palisades Spray Park – 5200 Sherier Place N.W.
Department of Parks and Recreation – 1250 U Street N.W.
Petworth Spray Park – 801 Taylor Street N.W.
Georgetown Waterfront Park – Water Street N.W.
The Yards Park – 355 Water Street S.E.
Canal Park – 200 M Street S.E.
Rollingcrest-Chillum Splash Pool – 6120 Sergeant Road N.W.
Girard Street Park – N.W.
Tacoma Community Center – 300 Van Buren Street N.W.
Macomb Recreation Center – 3409 Macomb Street N.W.
North Barnaby Splash Park – 5000 Wheeler Road, Oxen Hill, MD
Kennedy Recreation Center – 1401 7th Street N.W.
Turkey Thicket Recreation Center – 1100 Michigan Ave. N.E.
Hamilton Park Splash Park – 3901 Hamilton Street, Hyattsville, MD
Stead Park – 1625 P Street N.W.
Chevy Chase Playground – 5500 41st Street N.W.
Virginia Highlands Park – 1600 S Hayes Street, Arlington, VA
Harrison Playground – 1330 V Street N.W.
Lyon Village Park – Arlington, VA
Bolling Splash Park – Washington, DC
Turtle Park – Washington, DC
Bald Eagle Spray Park – 100 Joliet Street, Washington, DC
Fort Greble Spray Park – MLK Jr. Avenue SW & Elmira Street SW
Deanwood Recreation Center, 1350 49th Street NE
Lafayette Recreation Center, 5900 33rd Street NW and Quesada Street NW