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Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Farm

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Address: 6411 Oxon Hill Road, Oxon Hill, MD 20745
Phone Number: 301-839-1176
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Description: The park was created to offer a variety of recreational activities...
The park was created to offer a variety of recreational activities featuring Oxon Hill Farm, which operates as an actual working farm and represents life during the early 20th century.
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FAMILY FUN WITH WAGON RIDE & FARM ANIMALS

The Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Farm site is a National Historic District operated by the National Park Service across the Potomac River from Alexandria, VA in Oxon Hill, MD. Oxon... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 3, 2014
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Dover, New Hampshire
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Dover, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Farm site is a National Historic District operated by the National Park Service across the Potomac River from Alexandria, VA in Oxon Hill, MD. Oxon Cove Park has a diverse ecosystem that includes wildlife such as bald eagles, deer, wild turkeys, and wide variety of songbirds. Among other uses, Oxon Hill Farm was... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

a very good place to go at the weekend with friends and / or family. Especially during the hot summer sun.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We truly enjoyed visiting this farm site which was filled with animals, old barns, houses, work tools, etc.

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Alexandria, VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

A beautiful 19th century farm that has been resurrected and preserved by the National Park Service. Set on a hill overlooking the Potomac, it features cows, pigs, horses, chickens and even a mule. The full range of old farm equipment and implements along with small museums brings farming alive. Join park rangers to gather eggs from the chickens, milk the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012 via mobile

When in the area you must stop by! A great park with working farm. Beautiful! We would have stayed longer if it wasn't so unusually hot!

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Oxon Hill, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

This is a great place to picnic with young children. The farm fascinates them and they occasionally have demonstrations to accompany the things you see. In addition to that, we saw both a deer and a fox on one visit.

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