Dec 10, 2009

Hampton mansion opens for holiday open house, tours

(Towson Times) Hampton National Historic Site will host its Yuletide Weekend with evening tours, carriage rides and special programs Friday through Sunday, Dec. 11-13.
On Dec. 11 and 12, evening open house tours of the mansion, the largest private home in the United States when completed in 1790, will be held from 6 to 8 p.m.
Period rooms and the Great Hall, decorated by docents and volunteers, reflect different eras in the history of the mansion presenting two centuries of yuletides past. Continued