• Horse and Carriage in front of Hampton NHS

    Hampton

    National Historic Site Maryland

Operating Hours & Seasons

Hours of Operation

Grounds
Daily; 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*

*Gravel roads are open to pedestrians from sunrise to sunset

Mansion Open

Thursday-Sunday; 10:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Mansion Tours
Thursday-Sunday on the hour; 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m.*
*Last tour of the day is abbreviated (4-4:30 pm)

Lower House Open
Thursday-Sunday; 10:00 a.m.-Noon; 1:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.
*hours may vary based on staff availability

Home Farm Tours
Thursday-Sunday; starts at Lower House

*times based on staff availability

Home Farm, Slave Quarters, Tenant Quarters, Dairy Open
Thursday-Sunday; 9:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Family Cemetery, Stables, Ice House Open
Thursday-Sunday; 9:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Gardens and Grounds Tour
Saturday & Sunday; 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. (weather permitting)

*All programs are subject to staff availability. Please call ahead to confirm park hours of operation.

*Buildings and walking paths may be closed due to weather conditions, including but not limited to snow and ice. Remember to use caution when walking the grounds at Hampton.

* Drink plenty of fluids when walking the grounds at Hampton during the summer months. Use your best judgment when exploring the park, seek shade when extreme heat conditions exist.


updated: 27 March 2014

 

Special Topic Programs


Maryland 150th Anniversary Emancipation Day Commemoration

Saturday, November 1, 2014, 1 pm - 4 pm

In Maryland on November 1, 1814, enslaved African Americans were declared now and forever more free. Join us at Hampton National Historic Site, 535 Hampton Lane, Towson to celebrate and commemorate the 150th anniversary of the emancipation of enslaved African Americans. Pay homage and give respect to those who helped make Maryland and the United States great. Go home page and click "more" under the Maryland Emancipation Day image call Anokwale at 410 823-1309 x208 or more details.

 

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Did You Know?

A Race Trophy

The Ridgelys raised race horses and had a race track on their estate. One of their most famous horses was Postboy, who won several races.