Banneker Community Center

The Banneker Community Center is located opposite the campus of Howard University on Georgia Avenue NW. The center offers numerous facilities for public use. Center Facilities include Baseball Field, Basketball Court, and Multipurpose Room, Outdoor Track, Skate Park, Playground Softball field, an outdoor accessible Swimming pool, fitness center and Tennis Court. Martial arts classes are available for youth and adults. The building is available for meetings and social functions through the Department of Parks and Recreation Permit office. Programs are facilitated by DPR staff in adult and youth Sports, Health and Fitness. A visit to Banneker Community Center is a place where neighbors gather.

Center Facilities

  • Baseball Field - 90' Diamond
  • Basketball Court
  • Computer Lab
  • Multipurpose Room
  • Outdoor Track
  • Playground
  • Softball Field - 60' Diamond
  • Tennis Court


To register for a program, workshop or class, please visit DPR's Program Registration Page.