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    Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Farm

    Maryland

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  • There will be no programs on Thursdays during April and May, 2014

    The park will be open but, programs are canceled on Thursdays during April and May, 2014. Please call 301.899.0503 if you have questions.

  • Wagon ride temporarily canceled.

    Our wagon is in the shop for a much needed "face-life." Call 301.839.0503 for more information.

Be A Junior Ranger

Our new Junior Ranger program is here. You can become a Junior Ranger by visiting the Oxon Cove Park Visitor Center and picking up the Junior Ranger activity book. When you complete the exercises in the book you can show it to a park ranger to receive a certificate, badge, and patch. This program will be geared for kids between the ages of 9 and 13.

You can become a Junior Ranger at anytime by visiting the WebRangers online. Click here to go directly to this interactive site for ages 6 and up.

 
junior ranger patch
Earn this patch, a badge, and a certificate by becoming an Oxon Cove Park Junior Ranger!

Did You Know?

white farm house

The white farm house at Oxon Hill Farm was known as Mount Welby in the early 1800s. In 1891, Saint Elizabeths Hospital acquired Mount Welby and renamed it Godding Croft. The white farm house is the oldest structure in the park.