Thing to Do

Discover Meridian Hill Park

Rock Creek Park

Visitors walk through Meridian Hill Park.

Rock Creek Park


  • Meridian Hill Park was designed in the style of an Italian Garden.

    In 1819, John Porter erected a mansion here on Meridian Hill so called because it was on the exact longitude...

  • Stream running under Boulder Bridge.
    Rock Creek

    Rock Creek Park, established in 1890, preserves a Piedmont stream valley in a heavily urbanized area and provides a sanctuary for a variety

  • Aerial view of the Lincoln Memorial.
    Lincoln Memorial

    Stand on the steps that have been a stage for inspiration, hope and many significant moments in American history.

Last updated: November 13, 2021