Glen Echo Park

Glen Echo Park photo
(Bruce Douglas)

Family Day

Kids can enjoy art activities, face painting, dance performances, magic shows, storytelling, tours by National Park Service rangers, sing-a-longs, and carousel rides!
5/2 - 5/31

More Than Dessert: Works by Jennifer Kahn Barlow

Dessert-inspired paintings by Jennifer Kahn Barlow are displayed in the Park View Gallery.
5/10 - 11/8

Family Dance

Participants can take part in square dancing, contra dances and more. Best for age 4+. At the Ballroom Annex.

Editorial Review

This park offers several venues and serves up an arts and cultural center, carousel, artists at work, dances, workshops, classes and camps.

Major attractions include: Discovery Creek Children's Museum, Adventure Theatre, the Art Glass Center, the Puppet Co. Playhouse, the Yellow Barn Studio and Gallery and a carousel. A ride on the carousel costs $1.