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
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