For couples seeking a unique, historic and inspiring venue, Glen Echo Park is the perfect choice. The Park is a magical place situated on the Potomac palisades near Bethesda, Maryland. It is home to the renowned Spanish Ballroom, a beautifully restored 1933 Mediterranean style Art Deco building listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is a formal and glamorous venue for large wedding receptions. In addition, the Park offers the Bumper Car Pavilion. Built in 1923 during the amusement park era of Glen Echo Park, this versatile facility is a unique setting for small to medium-sized wedding ceremonies and receptions. Glen Echo Park offers additional unique venues for rehearsal dinners, wedding ceremonies and receptions.