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.
The information is subject to change without notice
Did You Know?
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.