Founded in 1840 by a close friend of Andrew Jackson, Blair and his wife Eliza created a beautiful and serene urban park right in the heart of Montgomery County MD. Acorn Urban Park is a beautiful outdoor area reserved for people to enjoy the serenity of the outdoors without the hustle and bustle of the city scene.
You can sit and read a book in the acorn gazebo, or take in the sights of the beautiful spring grotto located nearby. There are also walking paths, biking trails and an abundance of large shade trees to provide its guests with a full day of fun and relaxation, even in the middle of a hot summer day.
Come enjoy the historic and rustic outdoor urban park, Acorn Park and get a release from the busy city life, even for just a moment. Open daily from dusk to dawn and free of charge.