A Scenic Approach

The George Washington Memorial Parkway was designed for recreational driving. It links sites that commemorate important episodes in American history and preserve habitat for local wildlife. The parkway and its associated trails provide a scenic place to play and rest in the busy Washington, DC metropolitan area.

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Welcome to the George Washington Memorial Parkway!

The Parkway in the fall
Comment on the South Parkway EA

Share your comments on proposed improvements on the Mount Vernon Trail and the southern section of George Washington Memorial Parkway

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North Parkway Rehabilitation

Learn more about the road and bridge work from Spout Run Parkway to Interstate 495.

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Construction, News, & Impacts

Get the latest information on the rehabilitation of the northern part of the George Washington Memorial Parkway.

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Learn about the history of the northern part of the George Washington Memorial Parkway.

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News Around the Park

Check for the latest news happening around the George Washington Memorial Parkway.

Last updated: September 29, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

George Washington Memorial Parkway Headquarters
700 George Washington Memorial Parkway

McLean, VA 22101


703 289-2500

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