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Dolley Days

August 26, 2017 @ 10:00 am-3:00 pm

Enjoy free museum admission, historic lawn games, and ice cream! Bring your family, grab a picnic and enjoy our grounds throughout the day – Saturday & Sunday, August 26 & 27; 10am-3pm; FREE.

We will offer special guided and self-guided tours in celebration of Dolley Madison’s stop at Dumbarton House on August 24, 1814 during the burning of Washington! Guided tours will be offered at 10:30am, 12:00pm, and 2:00pm and self-guided tours will be available throughout the day. Last entry to the museum is at 2:45pm.

On Sunday, our English Country Dance group will host an open, free rehearsal and performances from 12:00-3:00pm in the Bellevue Room. Come and take a spin around the ballroom.


August 26, 2017
10:00 am-3:00 pm


Dumbarton House


Dumbarton House
2715 Q Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20007 United States
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