Fees & Passes

General Admission

Admission to the Civil War Defenses of Washington is FREE.


All programs, historical education programs, and ranger-led programs are FREE.

Other Fee Information

For information about permits and fees, please visit the Fees & Reservations. ( This

includes permits for picnic groves, athletic fields, weddings,research and special park use

that require reservations.)


2016 Fort Dupont Community

Information and Permit

All interested gardeners (returning and new) must attend one of the information sessions and present a photo identification to complete an application for 2016 garden season. For additional information, please contact Ranger Finley (202) 829-2163

February 26,2016 from 5:30PM-8:00PM

February 27,2016 from 11:00AM-1:30PM

March 04,2016 from 5:30PM-8:00PM

March 05,2016 from 11:00AM-1:30PM

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