Clara Barton National Historic Site

5801 Oxford Rd, Glen Echo, MD 20812 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-320-1400

Montgomery

Capital Region
Clara Barton National Historic Site
Photo Credit: National Park Service
Description
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.
Amenities
ADA Accessible

Share

Save

TripAdvisor Logo

TripAdvisor® Traveler Reviews

TripAdvisor Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating Based on 49 reviews
TripAdvisor Reviews
October 21, 2019
Parisfan072
When Clara Barton finally began to slow down after a life of labor, she "retired" to the house we see today. The site was originally part of the local Chautauqua facility. The house was built with...
TripAdvisor Reviews
August 21, 2019
therivethatwassud
My kids (12 and 9) and I visited on a day off from school in April. While the house is unfurnished, the ranger did a great job giving the tour for both kids and adults. Many historic sites are about...
TripAdvisor Reviews
June 17, 2019
mvidro
This has been on my list for a while. As it recently re-opened to limited tours in Nov 2018 (afternoons on Friday and Saturday), we stopped. Tours (currently free under the National Park Service...