Fort Ward Park is a historic earthen fort built to help defend Washington, DC during the Civil War. Today, it features an amphitheater, dog exercise area, museum, park shelter, parking, picnic areas, playground, and restrooms. There are frequent historical reenactments and other activities at the park. Museum open Tuesday to Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday from noon to 5 pm. The park opens daily from 9 am to sunset. Continue reading "What Fort Ward Museum and Park Near Alexandria Knolls Has To Offer?"