Booth Day is going virtual in 2021.

Join us for our Facebook conversation to kick off the 125th Anniversary Celebration of the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery and the beginning of our summer season. Details will be posted as available.

The Pond Gift Shop and Historic Venues will be open

beginning Mother’s Day weekend, May 8 and 9.

Month of May: Friday/Saturday/Sunday  9 am – 6 pmMonday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday  12 noon – 5:00 pm. June/July/August:  9 am – 6 pm, Every Day!

The hatchery’s activities and events are affected by COVID-19, updates will be posted. 

Booth Day officially kicks off the summer season at the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery & Archives! The Pond Gift Shop, the Von Bayer Museum, the Railcar, and the Booth House will be open through the end of September. Guided tours through the historic buildings are available during the summer season daily from 9 am – 6 pm. – limited hours Mon-Thurs

Stop by to take a tour, browse the museum, hike the trails and feed the trout and ducks. Our new volunteers will be waiting for visitors! During the summer our venues are staffed by traveling RV volunteers who come from all over the United States to work at D.C. Booth from May-September. Our volunteers are essential to the hatchery operations and we cannot begin to thank them enough!