Clara Barton National Historic Site


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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Clara Barton National Historic Site:

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
..... Click the link for more information.
 (table).

Clara Barton National Historic Site

Address:5801 Oxford Rd
Glen Echo, MD 20812

Phone:301-320-1410
Web: www.nps.gov/clba/
Size: 8.5 acres.
Established: Authorized on October 26, 1974.
Location:Off MacArthur Blvd., adjacent to Glen Echo Park in Glen Echo, Maryland, several miles northwest of Washington, D.C. Accessible from the Capital Beltway (I-495).
Facilities:Bicycle trail, visitor center, museum/exhibit.
Activities:Guided tours.
Special Features:This 38-room home of the founder of the American Red Cross served as the organization's headquarters for 7 years (1897-1904) and as her place of residence for the last 15 years of her life (1897-1912).

See other parks in Maryland.