Clara Barton National Historic Site is administered by the George Washington Memorial Parkway. Parkway headquarters is located at 700 George Washington Memorial Parkway, McLean, Virginia. The headquarters building is open from 8:15 am to 4:15 pm on weekdays.
Officers from US Park Police District 2 serve the park. Their station is located at 700 George Washington Memorial Parkway, McLean, Virginia. The telephone number for US Park Police Dispatch is 202‑610‑7500. To reach the District 2 station, please call 703‑285‑1000.
Laws & Policies
Rules and regulations that apply to all National Park Service sites may be found in Title 36 of the Code of Federal Regulations (Parks, Forests, and Public Property), Chapter I, Parts 1-199.
Rules and regulations specific to the park are found in the park compendium.
For a complete list of current plans and projects along the parkway, please visit http://parkplanning.nps.gov/gwmp.
Did You Know?
Clara Barton was born on December 25, 1821 in North Oxford, Massachusetts. The house she was born in is preserved by The Barton Center for Diabetes Education, Inc. as the Clara Barton Birthplace Museum.