• Fort Washington

    Fort Washington

    Park Maryland

Operating Hours & Seasons

Historic Fort and Visitor Center

The Visitor Center and Historic Fort are open daily.

The first Sunday in April through the last Saturday in October the buildings are open 9:00-5:00. The rest of the year they close at 4:00

The park grounds are open 8:00-sunset at all times.

Closed January 1, Thanksgiving, and December 25

Did You Know?

Whistle Pigs are a common site at Fort Washington.

Groundhogs, also known as woodchucks are one of the few animals that actually hibernate in Winter. In Spring when trying to attract a mate they will whistle to communicate, leading to another alternative name, the whistle pig.