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Check out a new playground with the Our Kids comprehensive playground guide.  With parent-written reviews, you'll know what to expect before you go.  Is there shade?  Are there bathrooms?  What's the playground surface like?  These questions and more are answered here!

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11th & Monroe Street Park

11th & Monroe Streets, NW
Washington DC 20010

Price: Free

Age: 2 to 12

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The Equipment

The toddler area features a train depot and train which was mainly used by older kids to climb on top of.  There is a teeter totter and four seated Omni Spinner (a plastic, high backed, modern version of a merry-go-round...

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Average: 4 (3 votes)
16th Street Playground

3149 16th Street, NW
Washington DC 20010

Price: Free

Age: 2 to 5

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The Equipment

While I wouldn’t go out of my way to visit the playground, if you are in the neighborhood, it’s not a bad place to check out.  The playground is big and rests on a mulch surface.

The Scene

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Adventure Playground

2002 Shorefield Road
Wheaton MD 20902

Age: 5 to 12

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The Equipment

This new outdoor play space has climbing nets, gymnastics equipment, giant slides and a large bay of "big kid" swings.  The first thing that my kids headed for once we left the parking lot was the giant...

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4.666665
Average: 4.7 (3 votes)
Alabama Drive Park

1200 Alabama Drive
Herndon VA 20170

Price: Free

Age: 5+

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The Equipment

There is only one structure here although it is quite large.  It consist of a few different abstract climbing apparatus, a modern jungle gym, cargo rope climber and metal cargo chain, climbing wall, rock wall and steel...

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Alcova Heights Park

901 S. George Mason Drive
Arlington VA 22204

Age: All ages

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The Equipment

Alcova Heights Park features a three-part play structure with five slides and overhead bridges. In addition to four regular swings, there are also two bucket and one tire swing. Other equipment includes a...

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4
Average: 4 (1 vote)
Alexandria Playgrounds

Age: All ages

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There are 45 various playgrounds in Alexandria. The Armory Tot Lot located on Royal Street comes highly recommended. Set back from the street and enclosed on three sides, the Armory Tot Lot is a great playground for toddlers.

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Allen Pond Park

3330 Northview Drive
Bowie MD 20716

Age: Playground 5 and under; all ages for the park

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The Equipment

Dubbed Opportunity Park for its accessible-to-all experiences, the pair of playgrounds at Allen Pond Park offers lots to explore. The larger playground features a sprawling piece of equipment that is...

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4
Average: 4 (1 vote)
Andrew Leitch Park

5301 Dale Blvd
Dale City VA 22193

Price: Free

Age: 2 to 12

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The Equipment

New, colorful play structures are a welcome to the community.  There are a few different structures here and each has unique features.  There are various types of climbing and rock walls along with tree step climbers, zig...

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Annie's Playground

864 Smith Lane
Fallston MD 21047

Age: All ages

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Annie's Playground "has several unique features including a treehouse, amphitheater/outdoor classroom, puppet theatre, dragon and elephant slides, baseball area and Memorial Garden. Surrounding the playground are sports complex, ma and pa walking...

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Average: 4 (1 vote)
Arlington County Playgrounds

Age: All ages

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Round up the kids and head outdoors for some fun. Try out Hayes Park complete with a water spray area and restrooms. Lyon Village Park also boasts a water spray feature and playground perfect for hot summer days.  Other favorites include Chestnut...

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4.75
Average: 4.8 (4 votes)
Arlington Hall West Park

290 South Taylor Street
Arlington VA 22204

Age: 0 to 12

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The Equipment

The playground mostly consists of a single oversize climber connected by small bridges and tunnels. Children can climb one of the varied ladders to reach the walkways and slide down one of the three slides or the pole to...

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Armistead L. Boothe Park

520 Cameron Station Boulevard
Alexandria VA 22304

Age: All ages

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The Equipment

There are several different play areas spread out. The first area consists of three slides and climbing structures. The second area features four kinds of abstract climbing apparatuses. The next area...

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Average: 1 (1 vote)
Armory Tot Lot

208 South Royal Street
Alexandria VA 22314

Age: 0 to 5

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The Equipment

A large sandbox, double teeter totter, tunnel slide, double slide, two climbing features, and two bucket swings for the littlest tots.

The Scene

The playground sits on the site of the...

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Arrowbrook Centre Park

2351 Field Point Road
Herndon VA 20171

Price: Free

Age: 5 and up

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The Equipment

Arrowbrook Centre Park has one large clean structure geared for children that can climb well.  The structure looks very cool - like a large piece of art with arches.  It is meant for children to hop around, climb on ropes...

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5
Average: 5 (1 vote)
Ashburn Park

43546 Partlow Road
Ashburn VA 20147

Age: All ages

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The Equipment

The entrance to the first playground greets you with a caveman. There are drums and bells to make music with, a weather gadget, open crawl space, long tunnel to navigate through, two pieces of climbing...

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5
Average: 5 (1 vote)
Autumnwood Recreation Area

11950 Walnut Branch Road
Reston VA 20194

Price: Free

Age: 3 to 8

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The Equipment

The playground is in excellent condition resting on mulch.  If your children loves slides, take them here.  There is a triple slide which is neat as well as both a spiral and tunnel slide.  A spin off of a teeter totter...

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Ayrlawn Park

5652 Oakmont Avenue
Bethesda MD 20817

Age: All ages

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The Equipment

Kids love to scramble up the giant faux rock on the main piece of equipment, then take the tall fireman pole or one of the four slides down. Also within the wood-chipped playground is a tire swing,...

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Bald Eagle Park

100 Joliet Street, SW
Washington DC 20032

Price: Free

Age: 2 to 10

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The Equipment

There are two standing structures with a mini jungle gym dividing the play equipment.  There are a total of four slides; three of which are wide-mouthed and one spiral version.  What sets this playground apart from others...

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Banneker Park

2500 Georgia Ave, NW
Washington DC 20001

Price: Free

Age: 4 to 12

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The Equipment

The playground itself is not shaded, but there are benches under a large umbrella.  There are several structures that intertwine here.  From a spinning sphere you stand on, to several modern climbing pieces of equipment,...

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Barcroft Park

4200 S. Four Mile Run Drive
Arlington VA 22206

Age: All ages

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The Equipment

Located between Barcroft's parking garage and Phoenix Bikes, the Barcroft playground offers a play structure with two slides for younger children, and two rope-based, cone-shaped climbing structures for...

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