Spend an evening at Dumbarton House with artisan chocolatier Jenny White of Swoon Chocolates. Learn about the origins of chocolate in American food culture with Dumbarton House’s new exhibition, Pick Your Poison. Then enjoy a curated tasting of small batch, exclusive chocolates with globally ins...
Thursday, February 13 2020 7:00 PM — 8:30 PM
Celebrate the joys of female friendship with a fun and festive tea for you and your gal pals! There will be an elegant tea for you to enjoy along with craft time! Decorate your own sassy, sweet or classic mug to take home. Are your gal pals busy? Don't worry games and ice breakers ensure everyone...
Saturday, February 8 2020 1:00 PM — 3:00 PM
You are cordially invited to a tea party celebrating the birthday of Miss Jane Austen. Joyfully hosted by Mrs. Bennett on December 15th at one o'clock in the afternoon a Dumbarton House 2715 Q street NW Washington D.C., 20007 In lieu of gifts please bring unwrapped school supplies to be donate...
Sunday, December 15 2019 1:00 PM — 3:00 PM
Bundle up and stroll through streets of Georgetown while sipping hot chocolate, singing your favorite holiday tune and viewing the various house decorations. More exciting information to follow!
Saturday, December 14 2019 6:00 PM — 7:00 PM
Santa is comin' to town... for tea! Spend the morning meeting Santa, taking photos, reading stories and playing games before enjoying a kid friendly tea and decorating cookies to take home. Tickets are limited, please purchase in advance! Menu: Ham on an Apricot Scone Smoked Turkey with raspb...
Sun, Dec 8 2019 11:00 AM — Sat, Dec 14 2019 1:00 PM
Anderson House, Dumbarton House, and Woodrow Wilson House invite you to celebrate the holidays through history. Enjoy self guided tours of the three festively decorated historic houses while enjoying activities, music, light refreshments and sample historic cocktails unique to each site. Each hou...
Friday, December 6 2019 5:30 PM — 8:30 PM
Stroll through Georgetown with Dwane Starlin, member of the Guild of Professional Tour Guides. Walk to the homes and neighborhood spots frequented by President Kennedy and Jackie during their years in Washington. See where the couple became engaged, their Georgetown home, and where Jackie stayed ...
Saturday, November 30 2019 12:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Join us for our last Dumbarton at Dusk of 2019 and 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 Dusk. Come back for more information soon!
Thursday, November 21 2019 5:30 PM — 8:00 PM
Dumbarton House Makers' Market November 2019 Dumbarton House, a federal period house museum in Georgetown, is hosting its first Makers' Market in partnership with Made in DC. The market will be part of Dumbarton at Dusk which is a monthly cocktail party that highlights the musuem's collections a...
Thursday, November 21 2019 4:30 PM — 9:00 PM
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