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.
November 14, 2015 Chamberlain at Gettysburg with Ted Chamberlain. Even includes a battlefield walk and dinner at the Dobbin House with Col. Chamberlain.
December 12, 2015 Holiday House Tour.. Stay at the Barker House and your ticket is free.
Cookies by The Cookie Queen
These wonderful homemade cookies will make your bed and breakfast experience even more enjoyable.
Please call to pre-order and make your selection. minimum order 1 dozen.