Theodore Roosevelt Island Park

Planning Your Visit


Theodore Roosevelt Island is accessible only from the northbound lanes of the George Washington Memorial Parkway. The entrance to the parking lot is located just north of the Roosevelt Bridge.

Southbound traffic: take Theodore Roosevelt Bridge to Constitution Ave. Take a right on 23rd St. and cross Memorial Bridge. Once on the bridge, bear right to return to the G.W. Parkway.

The closest Metro Station is Rosslyn.

Operating Hours & Seasons

Theodore Roosevelt Island is open every day. Park hours are from dawn until dusk. The park closes at dark.

Fees & Reservations

No reservations are needed and there are no fees.  Parking is available on a first come, first serve basis.

Public Transportation


The Reagan National Airport is located directly off of the Parkway. The Parkway is also accessible by Baltimore Washington International (BWI) Airport to the North and Dulles International Airport to the West. Additional information about Reagan National, Dulles International and BWI Airports is available through the links on the right.

Public Transportation

The closest Metro Station to Theodore Roosevelt Island is Rosslyn. Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority provides local bus and rail (METRO) service to several points on the George Washington Memorial Parkway. Additional information on METRO routes, timetables, etc. are available through the link on the right.

Taxi cab, limosine, and private transportation companies also provide services in the Washington, DC area. Check through the internet or telephone directories to find this information.