Hampton-Newport News Historic Garden Week Tour To Take Place April 25

Hampton, VA is happy to once again host Historic Garden Week on Wednesday, April 25. Be sure to mark your calendars for this awesome event!

Tour Facts

Five Hampton waterfront homes on tour:

• On Hampton River and the grounds of historic Hampton University, Dr.and Mrs.William R. Harvey’s residence–the1828 Mansion House.  Hampton University celebrates its 150th anniversary this year, as well 40 years of Dr. Harvey’s leadership
• On Sunset Creek, an 1898 three-story clapboard house and a beautifully reconstructed 2012 Colonial Revival house, in the Victoria Blvd. Historic District
• On the Hampton Roads overlooking the Monitor-Merrimac ironclad battle site, a 1916 American Foursquare house and a completely redone 1918 former cottage, in the Olde Wythe Historic District

In addition, Hampton University Museum, Hampton University Memorial Church, Emancipation Oak, and the Charles H. Taylor Art Center are also on the tour.

Tickets are $30 in advance, $40 day of tour.

For more information, visit www.Hampton-newportnews@vagardenweek.org