• Horse and Carriage in front of Hampton NHS


    National Historic Site Maryland


Pets are welcome at Hampton National Historic Site though there are some general rules that pet owners should follow during their visit. Pets are not allowed in any of the park buildings. Service dogs are the exception. Pets must be restrained on a leash at all times while in the park - on a leash not more than 6 feet long and owners are required to clean up after their pets. Pets are not to be left in personal vehicles.

Did You Know?

Nancy Davis

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.