Best Ice Skating Rinks In The DC Area

January 28, 2011 4:01 AM

Sculpture Garden Ice Rink

Sculpture Garden Ice Rink (

The Washington, DC metropolitan area is teeming with some of the best ice rinks. Skate where the pro’s skate or take in the beautiful DC scenery while skating around the National Mall. You can be guaranteed to have a night full of laughs and fun on one of the many ice rinks the Washington, DC metro area has to offer.
Sculpture Garden Ice Rink

Sculpture Garden Ice Rink (

National Gallery of Art – Sculpture Garden Ice Rink

7th Street and Constitution, Avenue, NW, Washington, DC
– Evening access when gallery & garden are closed – @ Constitution Ave & Madison Ave near 9th Street
(202) 216-9397

Enjoy the scenery and sculptures while perusing around the outdoor rink centrally located on the Mall

Kettler Capitals Iceplex

627 N. Glebe Road, Arlington, Virginia
(703) 243-8855

Home of the Washington Capitals – Many open practices, lessons and public skating hours available.

Reston Town Center Ice Rink

1818 Discovery Street, Reston, Virginia
(703) 709-6300

Beautiful rink with high glass ceiling gives you all the feel & sights of an outdoor rink

Rockville Ice Arena

50 Southlawn Court, Rockville, Maryland
(301) 294-8101

Multiple rinks, clinics, leagues, lessons and public sessions as well as a restaurant to fill up afterward.

The Gardens Ice House

13800 Old Gunpowder, Laurel, Maryland
(301) 953-0100
Catch local college hockey games, learn to play hockey or take a fitness class – the possibilities are endless at this centrally located skating complex.

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