We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

U.S. Marines Sunset Parade

Marine Barracks, 8th and I Streets, Southeast, Washington DC, DC 20390
+1 202-433-6060
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 240.00*
and up
Private Customized Tour of Washington DC with US Veteran
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Marine Barracks, 8th and I Streets, Southeast, Washington DC, DC 20390
CONTACT
Website
+1 202-433-6060
Write a ReviewReviews (212)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"marine barracks"
in 20 reviews
"silent drill platoon"
in 18 reviews
"answering questions"
in 4 reviews
"performed"
in 20 reviews
"tickets"
in 35 reviews
"picnic"
in 7 reviews
"american"
in 10 reviews
"nation"
in 2 reviews
Filter

31 - 40 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 17 June 2015

This is fabulous and do not miss! Very American obviously but was the highlight of our visit to Washington. Even though we are English it was still an emotional event. A bit tricky to get there but well worth it.

2  Thank Dgill2015
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 June 2015

We attended the parade on Tuesday night at Arlington Cemetery. We took Metro to the cemetery then caught a bus provided by the event over to the location. Make sure you arrive early so you can get good seats (especially if you want to sit...More

1  Thank CHSojourner
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 June 2015

A must do for anyone visiting Washington DC. Nothing more to say to make minimum one hundred characters required

1  Thank Andy C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 3 June 2015

We hadn't been to the US Marine Sunset Parade for many, many years. My husband's father was a Marine and we took him a long time ago. Now tha we live in DC, we can walk 8th and I and enjoy it anytime. We did...More

Thank evanscaribbean
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 14 May 2015

Going to Washington, D.C. over the weekend, we visited the parade of a picture perfect night. The marching band was sensational and the parade was very easy to watch and the marines were very coordinated. The uniforms were spectacular.

1  Thank DannyWasserman
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 14 May 2015

As a former Marine, I have seen the Parade on two previous occasions. I wanted very much to bring someone very special to me to the Parade to share this with him. It was an absolutely 'perfect weather' night and he was amazed as am...More

1  Thank Tara B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 May 2015

As you read the comments in this thread, please keep in mind that there are two different events being discussed here: Sunset Parade and Evening Parade. Both are fantastic. Sunset Parade is held every Tuesday night in the summer at 7pm at the Iwo Jima...More

14  Thank momofkinsandbean
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 31 December 2014

I've lived in DC for over a year and this is easily one of my favorite things to see. These are only Tuesday nights in the summer and crowds gather quickly!

3  Thank DJ B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 December 2014

If you can't make a Tuesday night parade but know you'll be in DC on a Friday, request seats for the Friday night parade at 8th & I Sts SE. There is a website...it's free. Both are dramatic performances but in different ways.

5  Thank JAG2021
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 20 December 2014

The interior was stunning so be sure to take your camera. Go on a guided tour to get the information then spend sometime going back over the rooms and building yourself beautiful decor

1  Thank mike2615
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 142 hotels in Washington DC
Virginian Suites Arlington
978 reviews
.36 km away
Red Lion Hotel Rosslyn Iwo Jima
1,654 reviews
.43 km away
Residence Inn Arlington Rosslyn
606 reviews
.52 km away
Inn of Rosslyn
380 reviews
.54 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Quarterdeck
361 reviews
.52 km away
Piola
255 reviews
.67 km away
Heavy Seas Alehouse
221 reviews
.64 km away
District Taco
90 reviews
.58 km away
Nearby Attractions
U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial
2,073 reviews
.14 km away
John F. Kennedy Grave Site
1,165 reviews
1.11 km away
Women in Military Service for America Memorial
301 reviews
1.45 km away
Theodore Roosevelt Island Park
407 reviews
1.03 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Mbuemi
9 March 2017|
Answer
Response from Tracy M |
Go to the website provided on the TripAdvisor page...says no tickets required....free to the public! Hope that helps :)
1
Vote
Vickie C
8 June 2016|
Answer
Response from SteelBeach | Reviewed this property |
It ranged from dresses and blazers to shorts and sneakers. It was great, though.
0
Votes