Prince George's County Department of Parks and Recreation
Northampton Slave Quarters and Archaeological Park

Visitor Information

10915 Water Port Court
Bowie, MD 20721
301-627-1286; TTY 301-699-2544

The grounds at the Northampton Slave Quarters and Archaeological Park are open daily from sunrise until sunset. An asphalt path provides access to the park and two park benches. Four interpretive signs describe the history and archaeology of the slave quarters. School and group programs are arranged by appointment at 301-627-1286 or TTY 301-699-2544. Admission is free.

Location/Directions

From the Capital Beltway (interstate 95/495): Take Exit 17 East (Landover Road) toward Upper Marlboro. Turn left onto Lake Arbor Way. Go approximately one mile and turn right onto Lake Overlook Drive. The park is located on the right between Water Port Court and Lake Overlook Place.

From Route 301: Take Central Avenue (Route 214) west. Go four miles and turn right onto Lake Arbor Way. Proceed one mile and turn left onto Lake Overlook Drive. The park is located on the right between Water Port Court and Lake Overlook Place.

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