The Hampton estate was created and evolved through the actions of enslaved African Americans, European indentured servants and the Ridgely family within a nation struggling to define its own concept of freedom.
Hampton the Story of America
The African American Quilt Aesthetic
What is the African American quilt aesthetic? Is there an African American quilt aesthetic?
18th & 19th Century Child’s Play
The entire family can play: Marbles, Jacks, Game of Graces, Tabletop Nine Pins, Jacobs Ladder, cup and ball, hoop and stick & sack races.
On the Hampton Plantation Tour
Dressed in period attire, Park Ranger Anokwale will guide visitors through the authentic slave quarters and overseer’s house.
Last updated: July 25, 2017