Several people with binoculars look for birds, with trees in the background
Local volunteer and expert birder Molly leads a bird walk around the gardens.

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Tuesday Bird Walks

Join us on Tuesday mornings from 8:30-10:00am for a weekly bird walk. Bring comfortable shoes, water, sunscreen and binoculars if you have them. Experienced birders and new birders are all welcome!

Blue Heron
The Great Blue Heron, one of our year round residents

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Birding at Kenilworth

Over 250 different species of birds have been spotted at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens and Kenilworth Park! Birding has always been a good reason to come to Anacostia Park and the Aquatic Gardens. The park manages habitat for ground nesting, aquatic, and woodland birds.


For an updated list of bird sightings, go to

Last updated: July 7, 2022

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