Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the passport cancellation station?

The site has two passport cancellations located inside the house in the bookstore; the Clara Barton National Historic Site and the Clara Barton Parkway. Visitors may enter the house on the hour for a guided tour and collect the cancellations as part of the tour.

Is Clara Barton National Historic Site available for rental?

The site is not available for private functions or private rental but is adjacent to Glen Echo Park which does have rental facilities. Information is available at

May I use the photographs in this site?

All the photographs contained within this Clara Barton National Historic Site ( web site are considered public domain and you may use, download or print for use. Please credit Clara Barton National Historic Site/National Park Service if a credit line is given. This does not extend to web sites outside of or web sites linked to this site. Some images are available at higher resolution. If you require those files, please mail a blank cd-rom and a list of the files you are interested in to:

Clara Barton National Historic Site

5801 Oxford Road

Glen Echo, Maryland 20812.

We will burn the files to your disk and return by mail.

Last updated: April 10, 2015

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700 George Washington Memorial Parkway Headquarters
McLean, VA 22101


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