• Rock Creek

    Rock Creek

    Park District of Columbia

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  • Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway Lane Closures and Construction Update Summer 2014

    Construction work on Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway at Waterside Drive continues. There will be lane closures between rush hours to accommodate work on the roadway, multi-use trail and infrastructure. More »

Plan A Field Trip

Curriculum Based Education Programs at Rock Creek Park

Extend classroom learning into the great outdoors!

Touch live animals. Look up at the stars. Hike to a stream. These experiences and many others have been incorporated into curriculum based programs now available at the Nature Center.

Visit a historic flour mill, a 17th century colonial home or a civil war fort.

For more information and to schedule a program for your school or group, please call (202) 895-6070 Wednesday-Sunday, at least two weeks in advance.

Did You Know?

Rock Creek Park's A-4 projector

Rock Creek Park has the only planetarium in the National Park System. It was built in 1960 and is located in the Rock Creek Park Nature Center at 5200 Glover Rd., NW, Washington, DC,.