Reinhardt Park Armory Ave & Mitchell St, Kensington, MD20895 Reinhardt Park is located across the street from the Kensington Town Hall. Children can swing, play on the jungle gym,…More scale the climbing wall and shoot down the slide. On weekdays, the park is restricted to use by children up to 5 years old and their caretakers from 9am - 4pm. Several benches and picnic tables are located around the park to sit and relax in the shade.
Kensington Frederick Avenue Neighborhood Park 10217 Frederick Ave, Kensington, MD20895 If you're looking for a small park on a quiet street to bring your children or sit and relax on a bench, Kensington…More Frederick Avenue Park is just the place. Complete with picnic table, a swing set that includes a child seat, and two modern jungle gyms, this park is reminiscent of an elementary school playground. Surrounded by trees that shade the area, Kensington Frederick Avenue Park is welcoming for kids, and pets, of all ages.
Josiah Henson Special Park 11420 Old Georgetown Rd, N Bethesda, MD20852 Josiah Henson Special Park is located on the old Isaac Riley Farm in North Bethesda. The site is historically relevant…More due to the fact that it is where the Reverend Josiah Henson lived and worked as a slave from 1795 to 1830. This park is a historic resource of the town because Henson's 1849 autobiography inspired Harriet Beecher Stowe's landmark novel, Uncle Tom's Cabin. The park offers special events throughout the year, including guided tours of the park, historical tours, and spoken work poetry events among others. Call for more information about the park or read online about the historical significance of the site.
Edith Throckmorton Park 3925 Hampden St, Kensington, MD20895 Edith Throckmorton Park is a small plot tucked behind trees and in between houses on quiet Hampden Street in Kensington.…More A wide sidewalk with wooden and stone benches leads back to a picnic table. In the middle of the sidewalk is a simple playground with two swings. This unobtrusive park is a great addition to the neighborhood.
Rock Creek Hills Local Park 3701 Saul Rd, Kensington, MD20895 Rock Creek Hills Park is a large complex the whole family is sure to enjoy. The park features a fenced-in street hockey…More court, two full soccer fields with a nearby water fountain and Porta Potty, a basketball court, tennis courts, a playground, picnic benches, charcoal grills and plenty of trashcans to help keep the park clean. A blacktop path that circles the soccer fields is ideal for a run or a leisurely stroll.
Kensington Heights Park 10811 Saint Paul St, Kensington, MD20895 Kensington Heights Park is a midsize neighborhood green space that includes benches, picnic tables, a basketball net, a…More blacktop with chalk outlines for games such as hopscotch, a swing set and a modernized playground. There's lots to do and lots of space to breathe, with plenty of trees and a grass field. The Wayne M. Goldstein Playground is a colorful climbing set perfect for young children to explore until sunset, when the park closes.
Kensington Park Library 4201 Knowles Ave, Kensington, MD20895 The Kensington Park public library has been serving the local community since 1969 and is easily accessible by Ride On…More Bus and the Metro. The library features meeting rooms, computers, printers and copiers. A dedicated children's room offers kids a quiet place to enjoy books and a spot to study with friends.
Druid Drive Neighborhood Park 5004 Druid Dr, Kensington, MD20895 Three picnic tables are laid out in a triangle, framing the swingset and small playground of Druid Drive Park. Children…More can spin, rock, swing, climb, and slide. It's also a great neighborhood green space to have lunch in the shade under a tree.
Spiro's Barber & Hair Styling 10530 Connecticut Ave, Kensington, MD20895 With more than 40 years of experience, Spiro's Barber & Hair Styling offers haircuts seven days a week for the…More entire family, including men, women and children. Men can have shaves done with the hot towel added at the end. Walk-ins are always accepted. Parking is available in the parking lot on both sides of Spiro's.
Kensington Park Retirement Community 3620 Littledale Rd, Kensington, MD20895 Kensington Park offers a variety of settings for residents, including independent living, assisted living and memory…More support services for patients with Alzheimer's. The community provides numerous amenities for residents, such as yoga and bird watching activities and gardens.
Ken-Gar Palisades Park is a large facility that features basketball courts (lit up until 11pm), soccer and baseball…More fields, a tennis court, swingset and an excercise complex that was donated as a gift from Kaiser Permanente in 1987.
Above the free parking lot sits the Josiah Henson House. Use of the indoor facilities is limited to permit holders only. Behind the building is a playground for young children that sits just above a bike path. This path leads into Kensington and connects with the extensive Rock Creek Trail.