Due to inclement weather, Hampton National Historic Site will close at noon, Sunday, December 12, 2013.
Holidays at Hampton...A Yuletide Celebration
Tour the mansion by candle light! Hampton will be open Friday, December 13th and Saturday, December 14th evening from 6 pm - 8:30 pm. Bring the family and tour the mansion without a guide. Click the "Schedule of Events" for special holiday programs.
NEW GUIDED TOUR HOURS
EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, tours of the mansion and farm site's buildings are offered on FRIDAY, SATURDAY and SUNDAY ONLY from 10 am to 4 pm. Buildings are closed to the public Monday through Thursday. Grounds are open daily from 8:30 am to 5 pm.
Vistior Contact Station Update-Construction Advisory
Phase III will continue as designed and this is the longest phase of the project. The Entrance Road and Parking Area will be defined. PARKING IS VERY LIMITED AND BUSES ARE PROHIBITED FROM THE MANSION'S PARKING LOT AND PARKING ANYWHERE ON THE SITE. More »
Come Home for the Holidays
Contact: Kirby Shedlowski, 410-823-1309, x251
Take a journey back in time this holiday season.
Get into the old-fashioned holiday spirit and visit four of Baltimore’s premiere historic house museums decorated in their holiday finest. Get a glimpse of how four of early Maryland’s most prominent families celebrated this special time of year. Tour Mount Clare Museum House (1760), Hampton Mansion (1790), Homewood Museum (1801) and Evergreen Museum & Library (1858) decorated in period style. Museum Gift Shops are stocked with unique holiday gifts. The tour will include bus transportation and lunch at the Mount Clare Stable.
Itinerary: Please arrive at 9:15. 9:30am Tour Hampton Mansion. Board Bus. 11:00am Tour Mount Clare. 12noon Lunch Mount Clare Stable. 1:30pm Tour Homewood House. 3:00pm Tour Evergreen. 4:30pm Arrive Hampton Mansion Parking area (free parking!) Cost: $55.00 per person includes Lunch and Bus Transportation. $50.00 for members of participating institutions or GBHA. Space is limited. First come, first served.
Questions??? 410-516-5589 or Abby Burch email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Did You Know?
When Hampton Mansion was completed it was probably the largest home in America. The mansion is so large (24,000 square feet) that Mount Vernon and Monticello can fit inside of it and still have 4,000 square feet remaining.