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. More »
Hampton Mansion Closed
Contact: Kirby Shedlowski, 410-823-1309, x251
Monday, December 7, 2009
The mansion will be closed on Monday, December 7, due to holiday preparation.
The Lower House will be open with hourly tours (20 min) of the Slaves' and Tenant Farmers' Quarters at: 10,11,1,2,3,4
Special tours of the Grounds and Gardens at: 11, 1 and 3! December 7th only! * Enjoy a brisk, refreshing walking tour of the grounds and gardens. Grounds tours take an hour and a half. Join the Park Ranger and tour the Slave Quarters, Tenant Farmers' Quarters, Dairy, Stables, family Cemetery, and elaborate formal gardens!
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.