• Feet in the Street!

    Fort Dupont Park

    District of Columbia



As part of National Capital Parks-East, Fort Dupont Park works with neighboring National Park units to host, supplement and sponsor several programs through the year. Click here for upcoming events this Fall throughout the area.

OCT, 2010 SCA garden

2010 SCA habitat restoration project

Kevin F Barry

Two new managed meadows are in progress at Fort Dupont Park. For more information on what a managed meadow is and how you can help click here.

Did You Know?


Built in 1861, Fort Stevens originally was named Fort Massachusetts. The fort was renamed Fort Stevens in 1863 after Isaac Ingalls Stevens. Stevens was the governor of the Washington Territory.