Anacostia Park Pirate Ship Playground

Playground that looks like a pirate ship
Pirate Ship Playground

NPS / Claire Hassler

Quick Facts

Grill, Picnic Table, Restroom, Scenic View/Photo Spot, Wheelchair Accessible

One of the most popular picnic areas in Anacostia Park the Fairlawn Picnic area, nicknamed "Pirate Ship Playground," offers restrooms, picnic tables and exercise equipment for adults and children. The fanciful pirate ship jungle gym reminds us of the ships that once sailed Anacostia's waters.

Anacostia Park, National Capital Parks-East

Last updated: April 16, 2023