National Parks in District of Columbia

Plan your trip to the nation's capital.

National Cherry Blossom Festival 

Dennis Govoni / Getty Images

African American Civil War Memorial

Washington, DC

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Anacostia

Park, Washington, DC

Capitol Hill Parks

Washington, DC

Captain John Smith Chesapeake

National Historic Trail, VA, MD, DE, DC, PA, NY

Carter G. Woodson Home

National Historic Site, Washington, DC

Chesapeake & Ohio Canal

National Historical Park, Potomac River, DC, MD, WV

Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park

Bo Nielsen, flickr

Chesapeake Bay

Chesapeake Bay Watershed, DC, MD, NY, PA, VA, WV

Chesapeake Bay Gateways & Watertrails Network

DC, MD, NY, PA, VA, WV, DE

Civil War Defenses of Washington

Washington, DC

Constitution Gardens

Washington, DC

Ford's Theatre

Washington, DC

Ford's Theatre, Washington, DC

Maxwell MacKenzie

Fort Dupont Park

Washington, DC

Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial

Washington, DC

Frederick Douglass

National Historic Site, Washington, DC

Frederick Douglass National Historic Site

Walter Smalling for the Historic American Buildings Survey, Wikimedia Commons

George Washington

Memorial Parkway, DC, MD, VA

Kenilworth Park & Aquatic Gardens

Washington, DC

Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens

NCinDC, flickr

Korean War Veterans Memorial

Washington, DC

LBJ Memorial Grove on the Potomac

Washington, DC

Lincoln Memorial

Washington, DC

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial

Washington, DC

Mary McLeod Bethune Council House

National Historic Site, Washington, DC

Meridian Hill

Park, Washington, DC

National Capital Parks-East

Washington, DC

National Mall and Memorial Parks

Washington, DC

DC War Memorial

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Old Post Office Tower

Washington, DC

Peirce Mill

Washington, DC

Pennsylvania Avenue

Washington, DC

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Nick Eckert /National Cherry Blossom Festival

Potomac Heritage

National Scenic Trail, the corridor between the Chesapeake Bay and the Allegheny Highlands, DC, MD, PA, VA

President's Park (White House)

Washington, DC

President’s Park

Glyn Lowe Photoworks, flickr

Rock Creek

Park, Washington, DC

Star-Spangled Banner

National Historic Trail, DC, MD, VA

The Old Stone House

Washington, DC

Old Stone House, Georgetown, Washington, DC

NCinDC, flickr

Theodore Roosevelt Island

Washington, DC

Thomas Jefferson Memorial

Washington, DC

Thomas Jefferson Memorial

Ethan Welty / Aurora Photos

Vietnam Veterans

Memorial, Washington, DC

Washington Monument

Washington, DC

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Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images

Washington-Rochambeau

National Historic Trail, MA, RI, CT, NY, NJ, PA, DE, MD, VA, DC

World War II Memorial

Washington, DC

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