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Architecture of Dumbarton House Tour: Reinstalling Our Historic Rooms Series

Posted on: April 13th, 2017 by Stephanie Boyle No Comments

See preservation in action at Dumbarton House during this behind-the-scenes look at the architecture of the historic house for the first installment of our four part series. Tour the interior and exterior of Dumbarton House as we reopen after a major HVAC (heating, ventilation, and cooling) renovation and window restoration project. This unique opportunity will highlight the architectural features of this fine federal period house before the furnishings are reinstalled in the museum.

Reinstalling Our Historic Rooms, Thursdays at 1pm
Join us to see preservation in action during this four part series.
Purchase a ticket for each event or get a series discount and attend all four! 
April 13th – Architecture of Dumbarton House
April 27th – Uncrating and Installing Looking Glasses
May 4th – Assembling the Bedstead and Dressing the Bed
May 11th – Setting the Table

About this tour:
• Approximately 45 minutes
• Meet on the corner of 27th & Q street
• Space is extremely limited and registration is required
• Indoors and outdoors, rain or shine
• Not appropriate for children