Land for this park was donated in part by E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Company. The park has been the location of numerous special events including concerts, festivals, car shows, and Civil War reenactments. In addition, Constitution Park is also home to the Waynesboro’s Farmers Market, numerous soccer activities, and two shelters. This site was also designated as Virginia's first Urban Trout Fishery.
For gardening enthusiasts in town, this park is home to the Waynesboro Arboretum. The arboretum has tree collections, shrub displays, bulb plantings, annual and perennial areas.
The 35’ X 60’ shelter typically houses approximately 3 picnic tables and 8 buffet tables. This shelter has electricity, but no grill and no water.
The 24’ X 36’ shelter is located along the South River, across the street from Constitution Park Pavilion and typically houses approximately 4 picnic tables. This shelter has electricity, but no grill and no water.
Facility reservations for family reunions or events are highly recommended. Reservations may be made after January 1 of the year for April 1 to October 31. Facilities are reserved using block scheduling. The reservation fee is $40.00 before 2 p.m., $40.00 after 2 p.m. or $75.00 for the day.