A Journey To Parks Beyond The Capital

Welcome to National Capital Parks-East. We invite you to journey to parks Beyond the Capital of Washington, D.C.  National Capital Parks-East is 13 park sites, parkways and statuary covering more than 8,000 acres of historic, cultural, and recreational parklands from Capitol Hill to the nearby Maryland suburbs

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National Capital Parks-East manages a diverse set of parks in Maryland and Washington, D.C.

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National Capital Parks-East is an administrative unit of the National Park Service. It manages parks in Maryland and Washington, D.C.

Last updated: July 26, 2017

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Mailing Address:

1900 Anacostia Drive SE
Washington, DC 20020


(202) 690-5185

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