• Aerial view of the George Washington Memorial Parkway in the fall

    George Washington

    Memorial Parkway DC, MD, VA

Park Fun

Join a ranger for one of these kid-friendly programs:

Junior Ranger Day

Complete hands-on activities to earn a badge during a Junior Ranger Day event. Meet rangers at the US Marine Corps War Memorial on April 19, 2014 or at Belle Haven Park on April 26, 2014.

Learn to Ride

Kids who are five years old or older can learn to ride a bicycle without training wheels. A ranger will help you learn a "balance first" technique in a safe, stress-free environment. Advance registration is required.

Lighthouse Life

Come to Jones Point Park where a ranger will help you imagine life as a lighthouse keeper. See the Schedule of Events for dates and times.

Did You Know?

Lock 1 of the Patowmack Canal

Great Falls Park is the northernmost site of the George Washington Memorial Parkway. One of the nation's first canals can be seen here. More...