• young visitor petting horse

    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.

Volunteer

Oxon Cove Park is a wonderful place to volunteer. There are a variety of opportunities for persons who would like to donate their time. If you enjoy working with farm animals, the outdoors, history, presenting pubic programs, or even if you prefer an office setting, there is something here for you. If you would like to volunteer, please contact our volunteer coordinator, Mr. Marva Grier at 301-839-1176.
 
anna brown, volunteer
Anna Brown helped out by taking much needed photos of the park.
NPS photo.

Did You Know?

ranger milking cow

An average dairy cow weighs about 1,400 pounds and can drink an average of 35 gallons of water a day -- the equivalent of a bathtub full of water! There are six cattle that live on Oxon Hill Farm.