Fort Stanton Recreation Center

The Fort Stanton Community Center is a premier newly built site and outdoor escape located in Ward 8 in the heart of the Anacostia neighborhood. The building is equipped with amenities such as: a fitness center, computer lab, large multi-purpose room classroom and indoor gymnasium. Programs are facilitated by site staff as well as volunteers with specialized skills and certifications. A visit to Fort Stanton Community Center will provide the opportunity to also visit the Smithsonian?s Anacostia Museum which is adjacent to the building on Erie Street! The site has a ?Fort? Playground Theme and is a Play DC site. If outdoor activities are your thing, Fort Stanton is the Center for you! The Community Center also includes an outdoor pool, outdoor basketball courts, multi-purpose outdoor field with baseball diamond, and outdoor chess/checker tables. This site is extremely popular with permitting. This facility is ADA Accessible.

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Center Facilities

  • Baseball Field - 90' Diamond
  • Basketball Court
  • Basketball Half-Court
  • Computer Lab
  • Kitchen
  • Multipurpose Field - Football/Soccer
  • Multipurpose Room
  • Playground