Clara Barton National Historic Site and National Park Service office at Glen Echo Park winter hours
Both sites will begin their winter hours of operation 10:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m. daily Wednesdays - Sundays starting Saturday, December 29, 2013 through March 22, 2014. Glen Echo Park Partnership and co-operators will not be affected by these hours.
Parking is free at our main visitor parking lot for Glen Echo Park, which is located just off MacArthur Boulevard on Oxford Road, across from the Glen Echo Shopping Center. From the parking lot, follow the foot bridge across the Minnehaha Creek to enter the park.
While the park is located at 7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo, MD, 20812, please use the following address If using a GPS device or mapping application to reach the correct parking lot:
5801 Oxford Road
Please note that the upper parking lot located directly off of MacArthur Blvd is permit only. Parking permits are for staff, artists, and students and are handled by the Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture. Call 301-634-2226 for parking permit information.
Lawn parking is always open, unless otherwise posted. Visitors should use the parking diagram signs and delineators to form parking rows.