Weekly: Sunday 8:00 am - 9:30 am
From July 14, 2019
To September 8, 2019
Join a ranger for a birding excursion to view and learn about the various types of birds that populate Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens,
Make sure to bring your binoculars! Binoculars are also available to rent at the Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens Visitors Center.
In each ranger-led program, visitors will learn the special significance of Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens to the District of Columbia. Programs will take place over a 1.5-mile route and visitors should be prepared to stand and walk in both sunny and shaded areas and on unpaved trails. We recommend that you bring water and plan according to weather conditions and time of year.
Peak bloom is July-August. Water lilies begin blooming in May and will open and close daily based on temperature and weather. Lotus bloom in late-June through July and open and close daily based on temperature and weather. Both water lilies and lotus blossoms will close daily before 2:00PM.
Kenilworth Park & Aquatic Gardens
1550 Anacostia Ave NE
Washington, DC 20019