Places to Visit

The Anacostia Trails Heritage Area is full of wonderful places to visit.

(Please check websites for details, hours, and more)


Gateway Arts District Sites

Art Works NowMount Rainier (moving to Hyattsville)
Brentwood NeighborhoodBrentwood
Gateway Arts Center @ BrentwoodBrentwood
Gateway Arts District (including “Arts District,” the Hyattsville Shopping Area)Mount Rainier, Brentwood, North Brentwood, Hyattsville
Hyattsville National Register Historic DistrictHyattsville
Hyattsville “Mid Century” District & Queens ChapelHyattsville
Joe’s Movement EmporiumMount Rainier
Langley Park “Cultural Crossroads”Hyattsville
Mount Rainier Farmers MarketMount Rainier
Mount Rainier Historic DistrictMount Rainier
Mt. Rainier Nature CenterMount Rainier
North Brentwood Historic DistrictNorth Brentwood
Prince George’s African American Museum and Cultural CenterNorth Brentwood
Pyramid Atlantic Arts CenterHyattsville (opens mid-late 2016)
Red Dirt StudioMount Rainier
Studio SoHyHyattsville (next to Vigilante Coffee)
Washington Glass Studio & SchoolMount Rainier (School in Edmonston)

Port Town Areas & Cheverly Sites

Battle of Bladensburg Visitor Center (Bladensburg Monument Park, Peace Cross, & Undaunted Monument)Bladensburg
Bladensburg Waterfront Park (Boat Rental/Tours & Bike Rentals/Trailhead)Bladensburg
Bladensburg’s Historic Core – George Washington House, Magruder House, Market Master House, St. Paul’s Church (Closed to Public)Bladensburg
Bostwick House & Gardens (closed to public)Bladensburg
Colmar Manor Community ParkColmar Manor
Community ForkliftEdmonston
Cottage City Neighborhood Park & Carelton Mill SiteCottage City
Dueling GroundsColmar Manor
DC GlassWorksEdmonston
ECO City FarmsEdmonston
Edmonston’s Green StreetEdmonston
Fort Lincoln Cemetery & Battery JamesonColmar Manor
Old Port of Bladensburg Neighborhood ParkBladensburg
Publick Playhouse Cultural Arts CenterCheverly

Central Area Sites

Adelphi MillCollege Park
The Art Gallery (at University of Maryland)College Park
Berwyn Heights Historic DistrictBerwyn Heights
Central Kenilworth Avenue NeighborhoodRiverdale Park
Clarice Smith Performing Arts CenterCollege Park
College Park Arts ExchangeCollege Park
College Park Airport & Aviation MuseumCollege Park
College Park’s DowntownCollege Park
College Park Downtown Farmers MarketCollege Park
College Park’s Historic DistrictsCollege Park
David Driskell Center @ University of MarylandCollege Park
Goddard Space Flight Visitors CenterGreenbelt
Greenbelt Arts CenterGreenbelt
Greenbelt Community CenterGreenbelt
Greenbelt Farmers Market Greenbelt
Greenbelt MuseumGreenbelt
Greenbelt National Landmark DistrictGreenbelt
Old Greenbelt Theater (Movies)Greenbelt
Greenbelt Park (National Park Service)Greenbelt
Herbert W. Wells Ice Skating Center & Ellen Linson Pool (Trailhead)College Park
Hollywood Farmer’s MarketCollege Park
Howard B. Owens Science Center (Prince George’s Public Schools w/ Public Events)Greenbelt
Lake Artemesia Conservation Area (Trailhead)Berwyn Heights/College Park
Lakeland Rosenwald School (closed to public)College Park
National Archives II – College Park (Limited Public Access)College Park
National Museum of Language (Online only)College Park
Paint Branch Golf ComplexCollege Park
Paint Branch Disc Golf CourseCollege Park
Prince George’s Trap and Skeet CenterGreenbelt
Prince George’s County Historical Society LibraryGreenbelt (inside public library)
Riverdale Park Historic Town CenterRiverdale Park
Riverdale Park Farmers MarketRiverdale Park
Riversdale House MuseumRiverdale Park
University of Maryland (Visitors Center)College Park
University Park’s Historic DistrictUniversity Park

North Area Sites

Abraham Hall & Rossville African American CommunityBeltsville
Beltsville Agricultural Research CenterBeltsville
Dinosaur Historical & Interpretive ParkLaurel
Fairland Regional ParkLaurel
Gardens Ice House (& Curling Center)Laurel
Gunpowder Golf CourseLaurel
Laurel Historical Society & MuseumLaurel
Laurel Main StreetLaurel
Montpelier MansionLaurel
Montpelier Arts CenterLaurel
Muirkirk Furnace Site (now “The MARK” apartments)Beltsville
National Agricultural LibraryBeltsville
Laurel Mill Playhouse TheaterLaurel
Patuxent Wildlife Research Refuge & National Wildlife Visitor CenterLaurel
Rocky Gorge Reservoir (by Permit Only)Laurel
Snow Hill Manor (Rental Only)Laurel
St. Joseph’s Chapel (closed to public)Ammendale/Beltsville
USDA Farmers MarketBeltsville
 Venus TheaterLaurel

Bowie & Glenn Dale

Belair MansionBowie
Belair Stable MuseumBowie
Bowie Railroad Station MuseumBowie
National Capital Radio and Television MuseumBowie
Old Town Bowie Welcome CenterBowie
Prince George’s County Genealogy LibraryBowie
Marietta Manor Historic SiteGlenn Dale
Washington, Baltimore & Annapolis TrailGlenn Dale to Bowie
Bowie Center for the Performing ArtsBowie
Bowie PlayhouseBowie
Allen Pond ParkBowie
Whitemarsh ParkBowie
Bowie Ice ArenaBowie
Bowie Area ParksBowie
Glenn Dale Splash ParkGlenn Dale
Glenn Dale Hospital Grounds (Closed to Public, visible from WBA Trail)Glenn Dale

Sites Throughout the Area

Anacostia Tributary Trails System Throughout area
Baltimore/Washington Parkway Throughout Area
Fresh. Local Fun. PGC’s Farmer’s Markets Throughout Area
Star Spangled Banner National Historic Trail Throughout area