Glen Echo in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
A Heroine's Home
Today, Clara Barton National Historic Site stands as a monument to a true American heroine, a symbol of her humanitarian work and lifetime of service. The house is open daily for free guided tours. Tours start on the hour between 10:00am and 4:00pm.
Erected by National Park Service, U.S. Department of Interior.
Location. 38° 58.052′ N, 77° 8.432′ W. Marker is in Glen Echo, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Oxford Touch for map. Located at Parking lot for Glen Echo Park and Clara Barton House. Marker is in this post office area: Glen Echo MD 20812, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Life of Service (within shouting distance of this marker); Clara Barton House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Glen Echo Park Yurts (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Glen Echo Park’s Crystal Pool (about 500 feet away); The Changing Face of Glen Echo (about 500 feet away); Glen Echo Park: Protest Years 1960 (about 500 feet away); Glen Echo Park: Spanish Ballroom c. 1943 (about 500 feet away); Glen Echo Park: Aerial View c. 1954 (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Glen Echo.
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