Clara Barton National Historic Site

5801 Oxford Rd, Glen Echo, MD 20812 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-320-1410


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Clara Barton National Historic Site
Photo Credit: National Park Service
Currently closed due to restorations: 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.
Tours only fri. and Sat. 1pm -4pm
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August 25, 2017
Tim G
There is a lot of history here. We really like this place, and learned a lot too. Great photo opportunities too.
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August 19, 2017
The park has big slabs of open grass with nothing on them and no trash cans anywhere. The Clara Barton House sits on a hill at one end and looks pretty old. There Ian much info on the outside and...
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March 9, 2017
We walked the Clara Barton trail which is a short walk outside the house providing some background information. It was fun for our young kids. Unfortunately the house itself has been closed for...