*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.
2016 Holiday House Tour and Tasting
Saturday, December 10th, 2016 12 to 5
Start your day with a tour of the Dobbin House between 9AM & 11AM.
Seven other properties are on the tour from 12PM to 5PM.
Stay with us and your ticket is free.
Go to www.gettysburgbedandbreakfast.com for more information.
Ask about our WINTER RATES
This is a great time to visit….Gettysburg, the Battlefield, good restaurants, and enjoy the warmth of this beautiful 1794 home.