Explore Glen Echo, MD

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
Comments 17
When my 37 year old son was about two, I accompanied a high school classmate to the Washington Antique Show in search of furniture and furnishings for the historic Clara Barton House in Glen Echo, Maryland.  It was 1980 and the National Park Service was refurbishing Clara Barton's home in Glen Ec...

By Patricia Kennedy, Home in the Capital
(Redfin)
Comments 8
Clara Barton was a pretty amazing woman.  She had a series of careers from school teacher to patent clerk.  When the Civil War broke out, she worked to help the war efforts, providing services for soldiers who'd lost their luggage, then getting medical supplies to where they were needed.  She wor...

By Simone Bercu, Not state specific Real Estate - GRI, e-PRO, AB
(Metro Referral)
Comments 3
Washington Folk Festival June 1-2 at Glen Echo Park   The Washington Folk Festival is such a terrific event in Glen Echo Park!!!  The festival has been taking place for 33 years and is sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington, in cooperation with the Glen Echo Park Partnership for the ...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
Comments 1
One of the best places to take small children in the entire DC metro area is Glen Echo Park.  Operated by the National Park Service, Glen Echo Park uses the abandoned buildings from an old amusement park.  The Family Day on May 4, a fun-filled annual event, celebrates the opening of the historic ...

By Elizabeth Byrne, Arlington Virginia Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 13
This will be another fun weekend in DC area. Get ready for the 31st Annual Washington Folk Festival. The purpose of this event is to show the diversity of traditional music in the Washington area. You will find out what is going on in the folk communities of the area. All musicians, storytellers,...

By Elizabeth Byrne, Arlington Virginia Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 10
What Does a Bridge Have to Do With Tranquility? This bridge is part of the Glen Echo Park in Maryland. The park is a very popular place for kids and adults, offering children theaters, carousel, art classes, dancing, and many more great activities for all ages. If you are a first time visitor to ...

By Elizabeth Byrne, Arlington Virginia Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 14
Friday Fotos  - Art Deco Pop Corn Stand Becomes an Art Gallery I took this photo while visiting one of the most charming parks in my area, Glen Echo Park in Maryland. The park was established in 1890s as an amusement park, and this building originally served as a refreshment stand.  Today, the Po...

By Elizabeth Byrne, Arlington Virginia Real Estate
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 23
  Trolley Trestle Speaks of the Past   There is a national park in Glen Echo, MD, a popular amusement park and a center for arts, built in 1891. It is one of the most enchanting places for kids and adults to visit (for more photos, click here). During my last trip to the park, I took a photo of t...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 28
Begin the week with orchids for Audrey June-Forshey We have a beautiful Sunday dawn in Montgomery County. On Saturday night, one of the ActiveRain members, Audrey June-Forshey, hosted a reception for the workers and contributors for Mothers Fighting For Others. Audrey's home is beautiful and she ...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
Comments 2
DC is filled with lots of little neighborhoods and communities, both in the city and outside. Like other parts of America, the DC metro area reflect the history of our country as it has evolved over the last 200 plus years. Washington is more than the White House and whichever administration is h...

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