• Fort Washington

    Fort Washington

    Park Maryland

Nature & Science

An American Kestrel perched at Battery Decatur.

American Kestrel

NPS - Gant

Fort Washington Park offers visitors an exciting chance to see many of the birds and animals of the mid-atlanitc region. The park protects over 900 acres of varied habitat from the shoreline on the Potomac to meadows and forest.

Did You Know?

FW light

Fort Washington Lighthouse is still in use today. Each year the Chesapeake Chapter of the United States Lighthouse Society host the Maryland Lighthouse Challenge and the interior of the lighthouse is opened up to visitors.