Clara Barton National Historic Site

Clara Barton National Historic Site Photo
Barton lived here while the house was the headquarters and warehouse for the American Red Cross. The house conveys sense of dedication to serving others.
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5801 Oxford Rd
Glen Echo, MD
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Rated 3 by Brend482

April 22, 2023


Historically-important but poorly-maintained site

Clara Barton lived in this house for 15 years (and died here), which also was the HQ for the American Red Cross. It has been a NPS site for decades, but is in shockingly poor condition: the paint on...

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Rated 2 by susanaU3607QC

September 12, 2022


Sad memory of a great lady

It breaks my heart to see how Clara Baton's home has been neglected and slowly deteriorated over the past 7+ years. Every time I come to visit, it is still mostly closed for much needed, "promised...

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Rated 3 by Robert D

June 30, 2022

Robert D

HUGE Historic Home situated on a beautiful bluff overlooking Glen Echo Park {*Go when Open for Tours!}

HUGE historic home situated on beautiful property overlooking the Glen Echo Park, close to both the C&O Canal and Potomac River, along MacArthur Blvd in Glen Echo, MD (not far from Great Falls in...

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