Rock Creek Park Historic District

Also known as: Reservation 339, 69000014, 73000223, 80000348, 90001295, 73000222
Roughly, Rock Creek Park from Klingle Rd. to Montgomery County line, Washington, District of Columbia


National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 23, 1991
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; Other architectural type; Early Republic; NPS Rustic
Areas of significance
Industry; Other; Entertainment/Recreation; Community Planning and Development; Military; Conservation; Architecture; Landscape Architecture; Engineering
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; A - Event; B - Person
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Outdoor recreation; Fortification; Conservation area; Manufacturing facility
Current functions
Conservation area; Outdoor recreation
Periods of significance
1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1875-1899; 1750-1799
Significant years
1820; 1890; 1918
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Contributing structures: 19
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 28
Non-contributing structures: 31