Operating Hours & Seasons
Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens is the northern site of Anacostia Park.
For a schedule of events, click here.
Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens, entered from Anacostia Avenue: the gate hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The park exit gates lock promptly at 4 P.M. The park book store hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Those coming by water must monitor tides not to be stuck. The park is closed on Thanks Giving, December 25, and January 1.
Kenilworth Athletic Fields (athletic fields and meadow), entered off Burroughs Avenue, is normally open from 8:00 a.m. to dusk. It is closed when road conditions are hazardous. To prevent damage, fields are not open after heavy rains.
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