Operating Hours & Seasons

Map of Hampton National Historic Site
Map of Hampton National Historic Site.

National Park Service

PARKING ADVISORY: JULY 22 - JULY 28, 2019
The Lower Farm parking lot will be closed for scheduled repaving July 22 - 29, 2019. Vehicle access to the farm may be limited at times. Restrooms on the farm may be unavailable during phases of the project. The farm will remain accessible to pedestrian access. The slave quarters and dairy will remain open. The Lower House will be open depending on staff availability. Call 410-823-1309 to confirm access and parking ahead of your visit.

Regular mansion tours and special programs are expected to continue as scheduled. As always, call ahead before your visit to confirm program availability.


Mansion Tours

Mansion tours are available Thursday-Sunday at the following times:

Thursday-Sunday

10:00 a.m.

11:00 a.m.

1:00 p.m.

2:00 p.m.

3:00 p.m.


The interior of the mansion is accessible only through guided tours. Mansion tours begin at the Visitor Center, please plan to arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled tour time. there is a maximum limit of 15 people per tour. Tours are available on a first come, first served basis. Individual reservations will not be taken. Tours run approximately 45-60 minutes.


Groups consisting of 10 people or more must schedule a tour prior to visiting by calling 410 823-1309 ext. 244. Requests for group visits should be submitted at least 2 weeks prior to the anticicpated date of visit.


Visitor Center and Museum Shop

Thursday – Sunday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Restrooms, water fountain, and first aid are available at the Visitor Center.


Park Grounds

Main Gates and Parking Lots are open daily from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm


Pedestrian access to park grounds daily, from dawn to dusk.


Family Cemetery, Stables, Ice House, and Orangery

Thursday - Sunday, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm


Lower Farm
Slave Quarters and Dairy

Thursday - Sunday, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

The Lower House is open depending on staff availability. Please call ahead of our visit to confirm hours of operation.


Restrooms near the Lower House are open 7 days a week from 9:00 am - 3:30 pm


Parking
On site parking is free and available on a first come, first served basis. ADA accessible parking is available at the main, upper, and farm lots. The parking lots are open daily 8:30 am - 5:00 pm. Visitors who wish to visit the park outside of these hours may not park vehicles anywhere within the park boundaries, including the following areas: in front of any park gates (including the main gates and historic gate) and on the grass near Hampton Lane.

Holiday Closures

Parking lot gates and restrooms will be CLOSED on the following holidays:
New Year's Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Washington's Birthday (Presidents’ Day)

Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day

Pedestrian access to the grounds will remain open during holidays. Mansion tours and other programs will not take place on the above holidays.

Programs and access to areas on site are subject to staff availability and weather conditions. Please call ahead to confirm park hours of operation. In the case of inclement weather, please check the park alerts and advisories.

Source:Superintendent's Compendium of Designations, Closures, Permit Requirements and Other Restrictions Imposed Under Discretionary Authority.

 

Superintendent's Compendium of Designations, Closures, Permit Requirements and Other Restrictions Imposed Under Discretionary Authority.

Last updated: July 19, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

535 Hampton Lane
Towson, MD 21286

Phone:

410.823.1309

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