• Lotus Flower

    Kenilworth Park & Aquatic Gardens

    District of Columbia


The exit gate opens at 7 a.m. and is locked at 5 p.m. The park is closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year Day.

Up to date information on studies, proposals, and planning can be obtained from our Public Affairs Office at (202) 692-6033 or the site manager at (202) 472-3873

An environmental assessment on preserving Anacostia River wetlands including resident goose control is available at http://parkplanning.nps.gov/anac

Did You Know?

water beading on a lotus leaf

The top of the lotus leaf is covered with wax pebbles, making it better at shedding water than a plain wax surface. This surface is being copied for rain ware. More...