New Tour Hours
Beginning on Thursday, March 13, 2014, Hampton's mansion and farm buildings will be open for tours from 10 am - 4 pm, Thursday - Sunday.
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 »
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?
There were as many as fourteen children in one generation of the Ridgelys. They rode a sled between the terraced gardens, kept squirrels as pets, and even threw snowballs in the Great Hall.