Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Farm

6411 Oxon Hill Rd, Oxon Hill, MD 20745 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-839-1176

Prince George's

Capital Region
Children in hay
Description
This farm, once a 1,300-acre plantation near the Potomac River, is now part of Oxon Cove Park. The farm 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.
Hours
Daily, 8am-4:30pm except New Years, Thanksgiving and Christmas.

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July 20, 2019
ExtraStrength
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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April 25, 2019
Greg F
Go in the morning. That is when they have all the activities for the children. There were cow, sheep, goats, chickens and horses. There are several buildings to walk through as well as a trail...
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December 31, 2018
Bonnie R
Our two year old granddaughter was introduced to live animals at this farm. It was not overwhelming, we could get close to the animals, and it was clean and fun!