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Your Guide to Anacostia Park

Take a trip to Anacostia Park. This guide includes hours, weather, fees, maps, and directions. Make a copy and use it for yourself!

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Welcome to Anacostia Park, your neighborhood national park in the heart of Washington, DC!

Enjoy exercise along the river trail or relax by the water, Anacostia Park is a breath of fresh air and a space to unwind amid a bustling city.


Anacostia Park is located in South East Washington DC running parallel to the Anacostia river. The park can be accessed from the South Capitol bridge over the Anacostia river across from the Nationals baseball stadium. You can also enter the park from the Baltimore-Washington Parkway (295). You can enter the park from Good Hope Road or from Nicholson Street.

GPS: lat:38.8782, long:-76.9703

Physical address: 1900 Anacostia Drive, S.E., Washington, DC, 20020


There are no entrance fees to this park.


Spring brings mild temperatures and a light breeze along with springtime flower blooms.

Summer can be hot and humid.

Fall cools down and changing of the seasons brings changing of the colors in leaves.

Winter gets cold and temperatures may drop below freezing.

Contact Information

Phone: 2024723884

Hours for Park Hours

The park is open from Dawn until Dusk. View closures:

Sunday: Sunrise to Sunset

Monday: Sunrise to Sunset

Tuesday: Sunrise to Sunset

Wednesday: Sunrise to Sunset

Thursday: Sunrise to Sunset

Friday: Sunrise to Sunset

Saturday: Sunrise to Sunset