Glen Echo Park

Enjoy the arts and fine culture at the Glen Echo Park as you are in Bethesda, Maryland. Named for an old amusement park that was once in the area, the Glen Echo Park is home to a number of art exhibits and theater performances throughout the year.

Be impressed by the intricate design of the park in the City of Bethesda. The park features an Art Deco design around its building plus a fully restored antique carousel. The Spanish ballroom is an attractive and intricate meeting space for many exhibits. A few other smaller rides are still in operation during the summer season.

Catch one of the various performances hosted by the park throughout the year. The dance program is prominent for offering many dancing exhibits. You can even take a class on one of the various dance forms that are promoted here including waltz, salsa and swing dances.

The resident art programs include many options for all members of the family. See the programs here in Bethesda, MD for adults and children alike. There are some classes during the year where people can learn about the arts and how to produce their own distinct works. The classes are scheduled at various times throughout the year.