Plan Your Visit

Each site that makes up National Capital Parks - East has much to offer the visitor. From quiet walks in the forest or along the river to the loud boom of cannon fire to winter ice skating. You will find that you can't visit just one.

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Anacostia Park
Baltimore-Washington Parkway
Capitol Hill Parks
Carter G. Woodson Home NHS
Civil War Defenses of Washington - Fort Circle Parks
Fort Dupont Park
Fort Foote Park
Fort Washington Park
Frederick Douglass NHS
Greenbelt Park
Harmony Hall
Kenilworth Park & Aquatic Gardens
Langston Golf Course
Mary McLeod Bethune Council House NHS
Oxon Cove Park/Oxon Hill Farm
Piscataway Park
Potomac Heritage Trail
Sewall Belmont House and Museum
Shepherd Parkway

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Social Media

Wishing you could stay in touch with National Capital Parks-East as often as you'd like? You can!
Further connect with our plentiful natural and cultural resources. Learn about our park's rich stories and stay on top of all the latest events and programs.
Learn more below about how to stay linked to National Capital Parks-East


National Capital Parks-East has a page on Facebook you can "like." Here, you will be able to share your experiences from all our park sites with us and others. Sometimes we'll ask questions that make you think about your time at the Fort Dupont Summer Theatre concerts, or we'll further engage you in ongoing park planning efforts so your voice can be heard. We'll also share the latest park news, post photos, videos, and highlight current conditions when possible.


Follow @DCParksEastNPS on Twitter and receive updates on breaking news in the park, social events, and "what is happening now".


Check out our YouTube page for videos that focus on special programs, hiking trail overviews, or that highlight unique natural and cultural resources of National Capital Parks-East.


Want to see photos of Fort Washington Park? How about from the oratorical contest at the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site? For photos from all the sites please visit our flicker page!

The National Parks - East Educator's Resource Guide is here! This guide includes information on the wide variety of interpretive and curriculum - based programs offered to all grade levels at several of our sites. more..

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