• Horse and Carriage in front of Hampton NHS

    Hampton

    National Historic Site Maryland

Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 08/17/2014, 09/27/2014, 10/18/2014, 11/16/2014

    Location: Hampton Mansion | Map Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM Fee Information: free

Experience the "peculiar institution" that fueled United States' economic engine and made vast plantations, such as Hampton possible, through an enslaved woman's eyes. Dressed in period attire, Park Ranger, Anokwale (formerly Angela Roberts) will take you on a 90 minute journey through the Hampton mansion, ice house, and octagon house foundation. She will tell the history of those who toiled to make the Ridgelys' lavish lifestyle possible.