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    Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Farm

    Maryland

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  • No public programs Monday August 25, 2014

    The Park will be open but there will be no public programs on Monday August 25, 2014. Meet the Dairy Cow, the Wagon Ride, and Chicken & Egg programs will not be happening on this day. Please call the park at 301.839.1176 if you have any questions.

  • No public programs Wednesday August 27 through Saturday August 30, 2014

    The Park will be open but there will be no public programs Wednesday August 27 through Saturday August 30, 2014. Programs will resume Sunday August 31, 2014. Please call the park at 301.839.1176 if you have any questions.

Schedule Of Events

Check the database below for a daily activities. We offer a wide assortment of programs geared to a wide range of audiences. So, if you are a kid or an adult, if you like history or nature; there is something for you at Oxon Cove Park!

Programs may be canceled without prior notice. Please call before you come to check the schedule. The number is 301-839-1176.


 
visitors pressing cider
Visitors help press apples into cider during our 2009 Cultural Holiday Festival.
 

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Events Upcoming for August

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  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Wednesday, August 20, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Wednesday, August 20, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Wednesday, August 20, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Friday, August 22, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Friday, August 22, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • The Park's Past

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    The Mount Welby Farmhouse will be open for self-guided tours. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • The Park's Past

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

    The Mount Welby Farmhouse will be open for self-guided tours. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Tuesday, August 26, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Tuesday, August 26, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Tuesday, August 26, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Park Bingo

    Saturday, August 30, 2014

    Ages 5 - 12, and accompanying adults are invited to join in on this fun game of bingo. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • The Park's Past

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    The Mount Welby Farmhouse will be open for self-guided tours. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

Did You Know?

OXCO 1891

In 1891, Saint Elizabeths Hospital, acquired the Oxon Cove Park Property, to establish a farm where patients, removed from the confines of a hospital setting, could benefit from fresh air and outdoor work at this new "farm colony." This hospital farm was called Godding Croft.