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 »
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.
Multiple Days: 11/24/2013, 12/22/2013Location: 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, 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.
*Please be advised that the September 29th tour will begin at 3 pm not 2pm.