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Welcome to Hampton National Historic Site!

Hampton National Historic Site is open year round, with the exception of some federal holidays. The scenic grounds and gardens are open daily for visitors to enjoy at their own pace, even on holidays when the parking lots and visitor center may otherwise be closed. Recreational visitors may access the park from dawn to dusk (parking outside the park when gates are closed).

Outbuildings containing exhibits, and the restrooms located in the Orangery and Dove Cote (near Overseer’s House) are open Thursday-Sunday from 9:00AM - 4:30PM.

Visitor Center

Start your visit at our Visitor Center! Tickets for mansion tours, park brochures, and passport stamps are available in the Visitor Center. Amenities include restrooms, gift shop, and a water bottle refill station. The Visitor Center is open Thursday-Sunday 9:00AM - 4:00PM.

Visitors to Hampton National Historic Site can start their visit before leaving home. Download the new NPS App which is the official app for over 425 NPS sites. The NPS App will act as your virtual visitor center! The multimedia page on our website is a good way to become familiar with the park’s history. Virtual tours, self-guided tours, videos, and photo galleries are also found on the same page on our website.

Even a short visit can be a memorable one! Visitors are free to explore the 62.4 acre park that is home to several state champion trees, a falling garden, dozens of historic structures, and various birds and other wildlife. Visiting Hampton National Historic Site is a great way to spend a morning, afternoon, or the entire day. We have so much to see and do that we encourage visitors to return, and return often. We recommend that you plan to spend at least 2 hours on site but you are more than welcome to stay longer.

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Last updated: January 22, 2024

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Mailing Address:

535 Hampton Lane
Towson, MD 21286


410-962-4290 (option 2)

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