Hampton National Historic Site
Hampton is the "show-place" of Maryland. There is certainly nothing like it south of the Mason and Dixon's line
J.C. Carpenter, from Appletons' Journal, May 8, 1875
(Inscription beside the drawing of the mansion)
This mansion is one of the finest examples of Georgian architecture, which emphasizes
Erected by National Park Service-United States Department of the Interior.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Patriots & Patriotism. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1629.
Location. 39° 25.008′ N, 76° 35.286′ W. Marker is in Towson, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is on Hampton Lane. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 535 Hampton Lane, Towson MD 21286, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hampton: An American Story (a few steps from this marker); Ice Cream in July (within shouting distance of this marker); Oranges in January (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain Charles Ridgely (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Romance with Nature: The Falling Garden (about 400 feet away); Behind the Big House (about 400 feet away); Greenhouse #2 (about 500 feet away); Wartime Support (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Towson.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 2, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 429 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 2, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.