Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Farm

Children in hay Photo
This far offers programs and exhibits on the history of the farm's enslaved labor and their escapes. One escape involved Thomas Berry's enslaved shoemaker, Jacob Shaw, who fled during the fall of 1840. A National Park Service Network to Freedom site.


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6411 Oxon Hill Rd
Oxon Hill, MD
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Rated 3 by Eugene T C

November 10, 2022

Eugene T C

Decent small national park if nearby Oxon Hill

Nice farm turned park in the Oxon Hill area of Maryland. I discovered it by accident when needing to park my car, but enjoyed my brief trip to visit. As others mentioned, it is a bit of a walk from...

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Rated 4 by Arthur G

June 10, 2022

Arthur G

Old Time farm still in DC

The farm has been here for centuries. Currently it is well maintained with a limited number of animals, cows, pig, goat, horse, donkey and chickens. The visitors center has limited hours but the...

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Rated 5 by ExtraStrength

July 20, 2019



Lovely preserved farm with cows, chickens, and horses (for now, there are supposed to be piglets arriving soon!) The grounds are well kept and there’s enough shade and breezes to keep you cool on a...

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