1900 Anacostia Drive Southeast
(Anacostia Avenue & Douglas Street Northeast)
Washington DC, DC 20020
+1 202 426 6905
This 12-acre marshland park, run by the National Park Service and with origins in the mid-1920s, is one of the city's best-kept secrets, home to over 100,000 species of flora and fauna. Take advantage of the free admission to bring your family for a lazy afternoon stroll - or to catch the plants in blooom early in the morning.