When the Barker House was built John Adams was president, “Oxford-Town” was being established!
Built in 1794 by Richard Knight as an Inn. The Barker House Bed & Breakfast is the second oldest home in New Oxford, and today continues to welcome guests from around the world.
In 1801 this became the home of George and Nancy Hersh and remained in the family for over 150 years. Learn about Confederate General John B. Gordon’s visit to this prominent home in 1863.
Come and experience the history while enjoying the comforts of home with the present “Keepers of the Inn”. Barker House is your relaxing gateway to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania and all that Adams County has to offer.
MID WINTER SPECIAL
The Barker House is offering a Mid Winter Special on room rates.
When you book one of our beautiful rooms at the Winter rate of $125. you get the second night for half price.
Offer good until February 29.
February 20, 2016—-*LINCOLN AT GETTYSBURG
Lincoln luncheon at the Dobbin House. Licensed Town Guide, John McTague will present “Lincoln at Gettysburg” and the Present himself will join us for lunch. 11AM $40. per person.