The Old Stone House

As the nation's capital, Washington, DC is known primarily as a city of grand memorials to national leaders and significant events. But aren't the lives of DC's "regular" citizens and "regular" buildings significant too? The oldest building in DC, Old Stone House commemorates the daily lives of Georgetown's early residents. The house serves as a great example of Revolutionary War-era architecture.


Georgetown Waterfront Park

Explore Georgetown's National Park Units

Rock Creek Park administers several unique parks in Georgetown. Each of these parks are open to the public and each has a special story.

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Guided Tours

Ranger-Led Programs

Interested in learning more about the history of Old Stone House, Georgetown, or Rock Creek Park? Attend a free, ranger-led program.

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The History of Old Stone House

Old Stone House was constructed prior to the existence of the United States. Discover the history of this humble home.

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