Park Hours, Closures and Holiday Schedule
Trail and Facility Closures
Battle Creek Cypress Swamp: Beginning in November 2019 through April 2020 the Nature Center will be closed for renovations. More details will be posted as they develop.
- Monday, November 11: Natural Resources offices will be closed
- Kings Landing Park will be open from 9am-5pm
- All other Natural Resources facilities will be open their regular hours
Parks are operating on the Regular Schedule until Memorial Day weekend 2020.
REGULAR: Monday-Friday: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Sunday: 1 to 4:30 p.m. Free
EXTENDED: Monday-Friday: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday: 1 to 6 p.m. Free
REGULAR: Mondays and Fridays: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Weekends: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Gate, beach & pier close 1/2 hour before park closes.
Reminder: an entry fee (or valid season pass) is required on weekends.
EXTENDED: Weekdays: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Weekends: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Gate, beach & pier close 1/2 hour before park closes.
Reminder: an entry fee (or valid season pass) is required.
REGULAR: Daily: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Gate & pier close at 4:30 p.m. Free.
EXTENDED: Daily: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Gate & pier close at 7:30 p.m. Free.
Other Natural Resources Facilities:
Open Dawn to Dusk
- Biscoe Gray Heritage Farm
- Hughes Tree Farm (external link)
- Hutchins Pond (external link)
- Lower Marlboro Wharf
- Nan's Cove (Open 4 a.m. to 9 p.m.)
Ward Farm Recreation & Nature Park and Gatewood Preserve are not open to the public.
Information on other Parks & Recreation Facilities (district parks, Hall Aquatic Center, Chesapeake Hills Golf Course, etc.)