Frequently Asked Questions
1. Can I have a wedding in Meridian Hill Park
1. Yes, as long as you get a permit.
Special Use Permits are issued for small wedding ceremonies ONLY and for three different locations in the Park - Old Stone House (garden area only), Montrose Park and Meridian Hill.
Weddings have to meet the following criterion:
The Park does not allow WEDDING RECEPTIONS and Rock Creek Park only provides the site for weddings.
If you have any questions, please call the Special Park Uses Ranger at 202-895-6013.
Did You Know?
Meridian Hill Park once contained a mansion that John Quincy Adams moved to when he left the White House in 1829.