• Fort Washington

    Fort Washington

    Park Maryland

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  • Visitor Center Access Limited

    From now through October 8th, the main entrance of the visitor center will be intermittently closed for renovations. Visitors can still enter through the entrance on the back porch. For more information please call (301) 763-4600

Picnic Description and Prices

The use of Fort Washington group picnic area is conditional and the picnic holder is responsible for the conduct of the group. If you are not familiar with the picnic areas it is recommended to check the areas before reserving an area.

Check out the photo gallery for the picnic areas.

The information is subject to change without notice

Reserved Picnic Area

Reservation Fee

Capacity

Picnic Tables

Grills Small/Large

Parking Spaces

Restrooms

Area A

$75.00

150

25-30

6/0

51

1

Area B1

$50.00

150

25-30

6/1

51

1

Area B2

$35.00

100

15-17

3/0

35

1

Area B3

$50.00

150

25-30

4/1

44

1

Area B4

$50.00

150

25-30

4/1

44

1

Area C

$75.00

150

25-30

5/0

44

1

Area D1

$25.00

35

10

3/0

11

None: Use B4

Area D2

$25.00

35

10

2/0

10

None: Use B4


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.