Providing opportunities for appropriate public enjoyment is an important part of the National Park Service's mission. Capitol Hill Parks includes park areas between 2nd Streets NE and SE and the Anacostia River. Included in this group are Folger, Lincoln, and Marion Parks, the Maryland Avenue Triangles, the Pennsylvania Avenue Medians, the Eastern Market Metro Station, the Potomac Avenue Metro Station, Seward Square, Twining Square, Stanton Park, and 59 inner city triangles and square that total, 38.45 acreage, in the Capitol area.

All permitted events and gatherings are administered through the National Mall and Memorial Parks. To learn more about when you need to apply for a permit and how to apply, please visit the National Mall and Memorial Parks Permits page.

Please call 202-673-2402 if you have additional questions.

Last updated: April 10, 2015

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National Capital Parks-East
1900 Anacostia Drive SE

Washington, DC 20020


(202) 359-1717
The Capitol Hill Parks are a part of the portfolio of parkland and historic sites of National Capital Parks-East.

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