East and West Potomac Parks

Bounded by Constitution Ave., 17th St., Independence Ave., Washington Channel, Potomac River, and Rock Creek Park
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

East and West Potomac Parks is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Friday November 30, 1973. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Landscape, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art), Outdoor Recreation, Forest. East and West Potomac Parks was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Landscape Architecture, Architecture.

East and West Potomac Parks Information

Other Name: Potomac Flats
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1834
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

East and West Potomac Parks Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 3949
Number of historically contributing buildings: 3
Number of historically contributing sites: 5
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
Number of historically contributing objects: 9
Number of noncontributing buildings: 2
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Washington Historic Locations District of Columbia County Historic Locations District Of Columbia Historic Locations