The Gardens at Hampton
The Hampton gardens are in bloom. Come see and stroll through the historic gardens from 8:30 am to 5 pm daily.
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 »
Visitor Contact Station Construction Update
Hampton National Historic Site
Visitor Contact Station Project Updates as of April 5, 2013
!!Please Excuse our Dust and Noise during Construction!!
There is heavy construction traffic, so please use caution when visiting the park.
The contractor has finished installing the 850 foot of sewer line. Testing will be conducted this week on the system. Thus completing phase two of the project. Phase three is in progress with the grading of the new entrance road and parking area. BG& E has completed the installation of the electrical service to the site and will be ready for when the building needs service. The natural gas services are 75% complete and should be finished in the next few days.
Upcoming Two Weeks
Phase III will continue as designed, this is the longest phase where the road and parking area will be defined. A lot of truck traffic will be occurring with the hauling off of rock and supplying the road bedding material. The Visitor Contact Stations grading has also begun, making way for the foundation to be installed.
Thank you and enjoy your visit.
Did You Know?
Nancy Davis was a former African American slave who remained with the Ridgely Family as a nanny after the Civil War. When she passed away, she was one of only two non-family members buried in the family cemetery.