Plan Your Visit

Explore the links to plan ahead, get to the park, and make the most of your visit to Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts.

Check out our ranger-curated Top 10 Tips for visiting the park, so you can #PlanLikeAParkRanger!

Whether you enjoy attending a performance at the Filene Center or Theatre-in-the-Woods, walking on the park's trails or a guided program with a ranger, there are opportunities for everyone to find their place here.

This portion of the website provides more information about preparing for your visit and the things you can experience during your time at the park. If you should have any questions, please feel free to contact the park at 703-255-1800 or e-mail us.

  • Cars in a line to be parked on grass hill

    Directions & Transportation

    Get directions to the park and find out how to use public transportation to reach the park for performances.

  • The Filene Center in the background and fenced native garden in the foreground

    Hours & Season

    Get hours and seasonal information to plan your visit.

  • Things To Do

    Things To Do

    From children's theater activities, to Filene Center performances, to self-guided hikes, there is something for everyone at Wolf Trap.

  • Event Calendar

    Event Calendar

    Explore our special programs and events, which take place all year-round.

  • Accessibility


    Learn about accessible seating, parking, and other concessions for performances in the park.

  • Staff members inspecting patrons cooler and bags prior to entrance at Filene Center Main Gate

    Filene Center Inspections

    For the safety and security of all, there are inspections and size restrictions in place for the ticketed area.

  • A ranger leads a program on stage with a group of children

    Kids in the Park

    Attend a children's performance, earn your Junior Ranger badge, or participate in a kid-friendly ranger program!

  • A sign on Trap Rd just outside of the park explains the origin of the park and gives brief history

    Explore our History & Culture

    Learn about the park's establishment and its unique performing arts venues.

  • A view of the Filene Center House, from the center of the stage.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How tall is the Filene Center? How can I volunteer in the park? We have the answers to all of your questions.

Last updated: March 2, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

1551 Trap Road
Vienna, VA 22182-1643


703 255-1800

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