Lafayette Park

Nine Acres of Paradise in the Heart of Chevy Chase DC

Lafayette Park is one of the finest assets of our wonderful neighborhood, and the Friends of Lafayette Park (FOLP) is an organization of neighbors dedicated to preserving and improving the park.

Lafayette Park is located in Northwest Washington DC, in Ward 4. The park is nine acres and is run by the Department of Parks and Recreation. It shares the site with Lafayette Elementary School, part of the DC Public School System. The site is framed by the following streets, Quesada, Broad Branch, 33rd, and Northampton on the south side of the park. The park is open daily to the public and closed after dark.