Operating Hours & Seasons
Hours of Operation
*Gravel roads are open to pedestrians from sunrise to sunset
Thursday-Sunday; 10:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Lower House Open
Home Farm Tours
*times based on staff availability
Home Farm, Slave Quarters, Tenant Quarters, Dairy Open
Gardens and Grounds Tour
*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.
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.
Superintendent's Compendium of Designations, Closures, Permit Requirements and Other Restrictions Imposed Under Discretionary Authority.
Did You Know?
The second master, Charles Carnan Ridgely, was the governor of Maryland three times: in 1815, 1816, and 1817.