Hay Barn picnic area closed
The picnic tables in the Hay Barn are closed to the public to allow for restoration work in the Brick Stable. Picnic tables are still open and available near the parking lot. Please call 301-839-1176 with any questions.
No public programs on Friday October 31 and Saturday November 1, 2014
The Park will be open but there will be no public programs on Friday October 31 and Saturday November 1. Meet the Dairy Cow, Wagon Ride, and Chicken & Egg programs will not be happening on these days. Please call the park at 301.839.0503 with questions.
Oxon Cove Park offers a variety of public and educational programs throughout the year covering a wide variety of topics. We offer programs with themes focused on the environment, multi-culturalism, 19th century history, agricultural and more. Just check our schedule of events so see what activities are going on during your visit with us. Call ahead before coming to check availability. Do not forget that a group of 5 or more people require a reservation.
For those individuals who would like to set their own pace, the farm offers a self-guided tour. The self-guided tour brochure is available at the Visitor Barn Bookstore. This brochure gives a detailed description of all of the structures on the site and allows you to tour the farm at your leisure.
Did You Know?
Heifers are female cattle that have never given birth. The picture to the left is Buffy, the Brown Swiss, one of the heifers living on Oxon Hill Farm.