March 3: Rock Creek Park Foundatin Documents Open House CANCELLED
As the Federal Government in the Washington, DC area is closed today, the Rock Creek Park Foundation Documents Open House has been cancelled. Please visit the National Park Service planning website by March 10 to submit your comments. More »
March 3, 2014, 7:00 a.m.: Weather-Related Road Closures
Sherrill Drive, Bingham Drive, Ross Drive, Morrow Drive and Ridge Road are closed. Conditions on all park roads will continue to be monitored for safety.
Road Closures during Rock Creek Park Deer Reduction Operations
Temporary night-time road closures will be in effect during reduction activities which may occur January 2 through March 31, 2014.
Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway Lane Closures and Construction Update Winter 2013/2014
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 »
11/09/2013Location: Peirce Mill Time: 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM Fee Information: Free! Contact Name: Jeanne Minor Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 202-895-6227
Watch corn convert to cornmeal using that old fashioned renewable energy: water. Explore the four stories of Rock Creek's most successful gristmill and learn why Peirce Mill was cutting-edge for its time. Also discover the every day figures of speech that come to us from milling. Stop by the mill between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. for demonstrations. Please note that this is the last time Peirce Mill will be operating in 2013. The mill will close for the season on November 15th.More »