Fort Foote Park

8901 Fort Foote Rd, Fort Washington, MD 20744 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-763-4600

Prince George's

Capital Region
Fort Foote Park
Photo Credit: National Park Service
Designed in the 1860s to protect the river entrance to the surrounding seaports. The National Park Service has cleared paths around the ruins of what is considered the best preserved Civil War fort in the region.
Park: 10am-sunset; closed major holidays.



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June 23, 2020
Was a park off the beaten path and little difficult to find at first. Was overgrown and being taken back by nature. It was cool to see the big guns they used to protect the fort partially being...
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May 10, 2019
Nice walking/talking trail. The view is lovely and it's not so crowded that you feel closed in but not so empty that you feel unsafe. The breeze is everything.
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November 9, 2017
This park has two significant things that stand out in my mind. How many of us come from a hometown where we pass by places each day and don't know the history or their value. This park is...