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RFK Stadium

Former home of the D.C. United

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Address:

2400 East Capitol Street SE

Washington DC 20003 USA

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Seating Capacity:

Soccer: 45596

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Stadium Information

About RFK Stadium:

The RFK Stadium opened in 1961 as a multi-purpose stadium for both football and baseball. D.C. United has played at this field since the team began in 1996. The Washington Nationals shared the field with D.C. United from 2005 to 2007, when the Nationals had complaints about the field and then moved out. D.C. United is now building a new stadium at Buzzard Point, which is scheduled to open in 2018.

Tour Info:

It does not appear that stadium tours are given at this time.

Security Screenings:

Like almost all US and Canadian Stadiums, you will need to enter through a metal detector before entering the stadium.  Be sure to give yourself extra time and don't bring any weapons or devices that could be seen as a weapon inside.  Pat down searches may be required.

Bag Policy:

All bags larger than 14"x14"x6" such as backpacks, suitcases, beach bags, etc. will be prohibited from entry into the arena.  All bags are subject to inspection before entry.


Note: Bag and security policy listed above are for typical sporting events. Special events, concerts, and other situations may result in variation to the policy. Please check event website for any changes or variation.

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Parking & Local Transportation

Parking Options

Parking lots open four hours prior to game-time and the cost is $20 to park. See the link below for a parking map:

http://www.dcunited.com/matchday/directions-and-parking

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Bus Service:

You can get to the stadium by 96, 97, B2, and D6 Metrobus lines. The nearest bus stop is at 22ND St NE & East Capitol St NE, which is just a couple minute walk from the stadium.

Check the website for additional information:
https://www.wmata.com

Rail Service:

The stadium is located at the Stadium-Armory station on Metro’s blue, orange, and silver lines.

Check the website below for additional details:
https://www.wmata.com

Taxi Service:

There are a few locations for pick-up/drop-off. The Main Gate is off of East Capitol Street, which is right by the Stadium/Armory metro stop. Other areas for pick-up/drop-off are Gate A, which is in front of Lot 5 parking, Gate B, which is the designated gate for anyone bringing in banners, Gate F, which is by Lot 4.

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Richard C.


I drove by Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium today. I call it just RFK Stadium. The stadium seemed sad. It's starting to look run down and nothing much...


Posted On: 2019-07-10 16:11:30

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Howard L.


I've been to RFK stadium a couple of times actually in my life but that was when the Washington Nationals were playing here. We sat in the upper deck and I...


Posted On: 2019-03-06 16:09:17

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Sam T.


This stadium is a DC icon. I have only been here to attend soccer games. My favorite soccer team Chelsea FC played here a few years ago against AS Roma and...


Posted On: 2017-11-04 04:06:25

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