• 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?

Rear Admiral Samual Francis Dupont

Fort Dupont Park is named for Rear Admiral Samuel Francis Dupont. The commander of the South Atlantic Blockade squadron that won a naval victory at Port Royal, South Carolina in November of 1861. More...