School Programs

  1. School Curriculum
  2. Social Studies
  3. Science
  4. Outdoor

School Curriculum Programs


Get outdoors in a fun and meaningful way! Bladensburg Waterfront Park offers science and social studies programs to grades Preschool to 12th grade at our park (year-round) or at your school/location (November through March). The interactive programs and activities can range from 45 to 90 minutes.

Program outlines are available upon request. Programs can be modified for most grade levels. Please call 301-779-0371 to schedule a program!

Topics
Programs may include:
  • Crafts, writing, math, or art
  • Hands-on activities
  • Natural or historical artifacts
  • Presentations
  • STEM experiments/demonstrations
  • Various outdoor components
While in the park, groups can also enjoy a nature walk on the Anacostia River Trail, explore the B and O railroad caboose, visit the Battle of Bladensburg Visitor Center, and have fun on the playground. Picnic tables are available under a covered pavilion.

Fees
Programs presented at Bladensburg Waterfront Park (minimum $50 program fee)
  • $3 per person for Prince George's and Montgomery County schools, camps, and organizations. (Add $2 per person to include a standard boat tour to your field trip.)
  • $4 per person for groups in all other counties. (Add $3 per person to include a standard boat tour to your field trip.)
Programs presented at your location (minimum $65 program fee)
  • $4 per person for Prince George's and Montgomery County Schools, camps, and organizations.
  • $5 per person for groups in all other counties.
River Boat Tours
Interpretive pontoon boat tours for school groups are available from April 1 to October 31. Boat tours can be added to paid programs for additional fees.