The Town maintains seven Town parks, and is home to three County parks, designed for the enjoyment of all. All parks within the Town of Kensington are closed from dusk until dawn, daily.

Town parks may be reserved by contacting the Town Office. Below is a listing of the parks within the Town and the available amenities in each:

Town Parks

Clum-Kennedy Park

Kensington Parkway and Frederick Avenue

A quiet meditative garden with a meandering brick pathway, grape arbor and benches. Located at 10298 Frederick Avenue.

Coming Soon: Clum-Kennedy Park has a rich history with a wonderful story. Click here to read and explore the park’s origin in three languages: English, Spanish and French.

Ernest Memorial Park

Armory Avenue and Baltimore Street

is a small memorial park dedicated to WWII fallen soldiers. There are no public amenities.  Located at 10300 Armory Ave.

Flinn Park

Kensington Parkway across from U.S. Post Office

is an open park with a cascading fountain, benches, picnic tables and a commemorative brick walkway.  Located at 10227 Kensington Parkway

Howard Avenue Park

Howard Avenue across from MARC Station

is a small urban park located in front of the Prevention of Blindness Thrift Shop.  It has fixed benches, a water fountain, pergola and raised flower beds. The Kensington Historical Society holds their Summer Concert series here every Saturday between June and October. Located at 3725 Howard Ave

Joseph Park

Wheatley Street and Plyers Mill Road

small, grassy lot with mature trees. Located at the corner Wheatley St. and Plyers Mill Road

Reinhardt Park

Armory Avenue and Knowles Avenue

is a  tot lot designed for families with small children.  There are swings, slides and other play equipment, along with benches, and picnic tables.  Located at 10401 Armory Avenue

St. Paul Park

St. Paul Street and Plyers Mill Road

is a large neighborhood park with a tot lot, basketball court, youth ball field, walking track, benches, grills, 16’x20′ Picnic Pavilion (please contact Town staff to rent), picnic tables, and a drinking fountain.
Located at 3500 Plyers Mill Road

County Parks

Kensington Cabin Park

Ball Field, Basketball Court, Playground, Tennis Court, Benches, Walking Path, Picnic Tables, Cabin Rental Facility

Pets are required to be leashed at all times when visiting both Town and County Parks. Pet waste is the responsibility of the pet owner/handler. Pet waste must be picked up and disposed of either in trash or pet waste containers provided within the park or removed from the park and properly disposed of by the pet handler. Visitors to Town and County parks are responsible for adhering to any posted rules or regulations within the parks.