Directions from the D.C. area
Take the Capital Beltway (I-495/95 S) or I-295 going south. From I-295 take exit 1A onto I-95 N/I-495 N/MD-210 toward Baltimore, follow signs for MD-210 S/Indian Head Hwy. From the Beltway, take exit 3 onto MD-210 S/Indian Head Hwy. Go approximately 9.2 miles. After you pass Farmington Road, you will take a right at the next stop light onto Livingston Road, by B&J Carryout. (Please note that there are a few Livingston Roads, and you should turn only after passing Farmington Road). Drive one block and turn right on Biddle Road. At the stop sign, turn left on Bryan Point Road and follow 3.5 miles, keep right to stay on Bryan Point Road and into the park entrance. Follow signs for the visitor parking lot.
Directions from Route 301, Crain Highway
From Waldorf, turn onto Route 228 and follow seven miles to the end. Turn right (north) onto Indian Head Highway and move into the far left lane. Take the next left turn onto Livingston Road (look for B&J Carryout). Drive one block and turn right on Biddle Road. At the stop sign, turn left on Bryan Point Road and follow
3.5 miles, keep right to stay on Bryan Point Road and into the park entrance. Follow signs for the visitor parking lot.
Piscataway Park is open from dawn to dusk daily, year round.
National Colonial Farm and the Visitor Center
Open March through December
The National Colonial Farm and the Visitor Center are open from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday from March through December. From December 9, 2012, through March 12, 2013, the National Colonial farm is closed and the Visitor Center is open only on the weekends. The Visitor Center and National Colonial Farm site will also be closed on the following holidays: New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Washington’s Birthday, Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
The Ecosystem Farm is open to the public by appointment. Walking tours are available during the growing season and may be arranged by calling 301.283.2113.
The Accokeek Foundation administrative office is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The office will be closed on most federal holidays. Please call 301.283.2113, ext. 39 for holiday or weather closing information.
General admission is free for Piscataway Park, the National Colonial Farm, and the Ecosystem Farm. Admission fees vary for special events such as Children’s Day, Colonial Day, and Winter’s Eve.