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Tidal Basin Paddle Boats at the Jefferson Memorial in Washington, DC

View the Jefferson Memorial and Japanese Cherry Trees from the water. Enjoy a family outing or take a break from touring and soak up some sun in your very own Tidal Basin Paddle Boat in Washington, DC...

What's Happening at the Tidal Basin



 

GROUP Reservations
Beginning May 1st, GROUPS in need of 10 or more boats may make advance paddleboat reservations by calling 202-479-2426.

 

Boats may be reserved for groups Monday - Thursday between 10am-4pm (excluding holidays), on the hour.


ADMISSION / COST

$15.00 per hour - 2 passenger boat

$24.00 per hour - 4 passenger boat


HOURS of OPERATION

Monday-Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (last rental sold at 5:00 p.m.)

(see seasonal schedule)



NEW ... PRE-PAY, GUARANTEED PARKING NEAR THE TIDAL BASIN

panda parking near the tidal basin paddle boats

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