Excited for fall? Us too!! Celebrate the coming chill with a cozy autumn tea! Begin your afternoon with a lovely self guided tour of Dumbarton House Museum and enjoy the fall color in the gardens before settling into a full high tea with friends, old and new. You will delight in our assortment of...
Saturday, November 16 2019 1:00 PM — 3:00 PM
Join us for an "Evening with Ray Bradbury!" Labeled by the New York Times as "the writer most responsible for bringing modern science fiction into the literary mainstream," Bradbury has been recongnized as one of the most celebrated 20th and 21st century writers. Sit back, relax and enjoy as his ...
Wed, Nov 6 2019 6:30 PM — Fri, Nov 8 2019 9:00 PM
Take a spooky stroll though Georgetown, visiting cemeteries, haunted houses, and the iconic Exorcist steps and learn of countless unexplained, mysterious and haunted happenings. In the cover of darkness, learn of seances, witches, apparitions and the countless paranormalities that haunt the oldes...
Saturday, October 26 2019 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM
Can't wait for our annual Jane Austen Film Festival in July? Join us for a spooky spin on the classic Jane Austen film shown in our beautful Belle Vue Room. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016) is a 2016 British-American historical action comedy horror film based on Seth Grahame-Smith's 2009 no...
Friday, October 25 2019 5:00 PM — 10:00 PM
Join us for out Third Annual Dumbarton at Dusk: Fall Festival to benefit the Red Cross Sponsored by Geppetto Catering. Enjoy an evening under the stars in our North Garden with live music by Tommy Ruckert, as well as free food, cash bar and trick or treating in the museum! Grab the family and e...
Thursday, October 17 2019 5:30 PM — 8:00 PM
We're looking forward to welcoming all of our National Board members to Washington, DC and their National Headquarters, Dumbarton House this October. Please register for the meeting at your earliest convenience. All Presidents of the Corporate Societies are expected to attend the regular meeting...
Thu, Oct 17 2019 12:00 PM — Mon, Oct 21 2019 2:00 PM
We're excited to welcome all of our Dumbarton House Board Members to Washington, DC for the annual Fall Dumbarton Meeting! Please register at your earliest convenience. A consoludated schedule is below and if you have any questions, please call Veronic La Du at 202.337.2288 or email [email protected]
Wed, Oct 2 2019 1:00 PM — Fri, Oct 4 2019 2:00 PM
Historic Georgetown has long been home to various published writers. Join Dwane Starlin, member of the Guild of Professional Tour Guides, as he points out the residences that either did or still house well known authors such as John Kennedy, Sinclair Lewis, Katherine Graham, Ben Bradlee, Sally Qu...
Saturday, September 28 2019 12:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Bottoms up! Its that time of year again. Join us for our Second Annual Scotch Tasting and Scottish Heritage night at Dumbarton House. We are thrilled to partner with the Saint Andrew’s Society, and the Scottish American Women’s Association for this wonderful evening full of Scotch, Swords, Food, ...
Friday, September 27 2019 6:00 PM — 10:00 PM
Come see Dumbarton house in a whole new light. Enjoy free admission, live music, cash bar, light refreshments, pop up exhibits and the ambiance of Dumbarton at DuskCome back for more info soon!
Thursday, September 19 2019 5:30 PM — 8:00 PM