• Horse and Carriage in front of Hampton NHS


    National Historic Site Maryland


Park rangers, staff and park stakeholders participate in a planning meeting.


To read the Business Plan for Hampton NHS and Fort McHenry NM & HS, click here (pdf)

Did You Know?

A Slave with a Wheelbarrow of Firewood

The Ridgelys owned as many as 350 slaves at Hampton who worked in the ironworks, the fields, and the mansion. Some slaves stayed at Hampton even after the Civil War but many ran away.