Resources for Families with Children
Aidan Montessori School
Beauvoir Early Learning Center
Gan HaYeled PreSchool (at Adas Israel Congregation)
KinderHaus Child Development Center
National Child Research Center (NCRC)
St. Alban’s Early Childhood Center
Washington Hebrew Congregation Early Childhood Center
The Cathedral Close (Garden Tours, Bishop’s Garden, and Olmstead Woods)
Smithsonian’s National Zoological Park
Rock Creek Park
Rock Creek Park Interactive Map (courtesy of Rock Creek Conservancy)
Bikes and Hikes
Capital Crescent Trail (CCT)
The Capital Crescent Trail (CCT) is a shared use off-road trail from Georgetown, DC to Silver Spring, MD suitable for walkers, joggers, bikers, and rollerbladers.
The 184.5 mile long Chesapeake & Ohio Canal is located along the north bank of the Potomac River, starting in Washington, DC and ending in Cumberland, MD.
Rock Creek Park Trail
The scenic and popular Rock Creek Trail winds 25 miles from the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC to Lake Needwood Park in Montgomery County, MD.
The Glover-Archibold Trail starts on Van Ness Street across from Johnson’s Flowers, crosses Massachusetts Avenue at Macomb Street and goes down to the canal in Georgetown. Easy hike, with branches.
Theodore Roosevelt Island
Can you find the cypress trees?