Changes to Visitor Service due to Sequestration
Due to mandatory, across-the-board budget cuts, some visitor services in this park have changed. Please check the Plan Your Visit section for more information.
Chicken Program canceled until further notice.
Our 11 a.m. chicken program is canceled temporarily. Please call ahead for information on 301.839.0503.
10/27/2013, Pumpkins, The Special Squash program canceled.
This program is canceled. Please call the park on 301.839.0503 for further information.
We offer a variety of field trips for a variety of ages and interests. Click here to find out more about our daily programs. These programs are offered throughout the year. Do not forget that groups of 5 or more require a reservations. These reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance. Please call 301.839.1176 to book your reservation.
Our education programs are offered from October through June. These programs are intended for groups of 25 students or fewer. Reservations are required and must be made at least two weeks in advance. Please call 301.839.1176 to book your reservation. These programs require pre-site and post-site work by students. Click here for a list of these programs.
Did You Know?
The oldest fruit tree in the National Park Service can be found at Oxon Hill Farm. For centuries the making of cider from apples has been more than just pressing fruit to provide a delicious drink. Cider making was a social event for family and neighbors.