Park Day Volunteer Opportunity

Park Day @ Fort Washington Park

Upcoming Event
Saturday, April 6, 2024 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT

13551 Fort Washington Road
Fort Washington, MD 20744

For More Information
Fort Washington Park
771-208-1555 Thurday-Sunday
Meeting place
Meeting is in the historic fort in front of the Officer's Quarters. The first building on the left after entering the fort.
Planned Activities
General cleanup for the summer season. Sweeping out rooms, painting porches, some weed clearing in the brick gutters around the demi-bastions.
History or Educational Activities
A tour will be offered.
Should I bring any tools or supplies?
Favorite pair of gloves, though the park has some as well. No specialty tools required, the park has everything.
Is there a rain date?
In the instance of inclement weather, Park Day will be cancelled.
Please note
The demi-bastion casemates has about 30 steps, though not necessary to use them. Volunteers could just stay on the upper level. The Visitor Center and grounds of the fort are accessible. However the buildings in the fort and areas we will be cleaning are not accessible for wheelchairs.

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