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
Due to high winds, we are closed Friday, April 24th.
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 times Monday - Friday between 10am-4pm (excluding holidays), on the hour.
ADMISSION / COST
$15.00 per hour - 2 passenger boat
$24.00 per hour - 4 passenger boat
Boating, ice skating, skiing and tennis are just a few of the recreational activities you'll find at our additional locations.