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Dumbarton at Dusk

Posted on: May 17th, 2018 by Stephanie Boyle No Comments

Join us for Dumbarton at Dusk the third Thursday of every month. Tour the museum after hours and experience our grounds in a different light. Each Dumbarton at Dusk will include a cash bar, food, music, and pop-up history activities to enhance Dumbarton House’s collections.



 

Dumbarton at Dusk

Posted on: April 19th, 2018 by Stephanie Boyle No Comments

Wishing upon a star for the perfect evening out? Then join us to gaze up at the stars while enjoying live music, food and fun! Telescope demonstrations and stargazing courtesy of event partners National Capital Astronomers.

Join us for Dumbarton at Dusk the third Thursday of every month. Tour the museum after hours and experience our grounds in a different light. Each Dumbarton at Dusk will include a cash bar, food, music, and pop-up history activities to enhance Dumbarton House’s collections.

Georgetown Walking Tour: Cherry Blossom Cupcake

Posted on: March 31st, 2018 by Stephanie Boyle No Comments

Georgetown Cupcakes at Georgetown Walking Tours

Join Dwane Starlin, member of the Guild of Professional Tour Guides, for a delightful walking tour of Georgetown- with history and cupcakes! The tour will begin at Dumbarton House and make stops at Baked & Wired, Sprinkles, and Georgetown Cupcake. Celebrate the Cherry Blossom Festival with each bakery’s cherry blossom inspired cupcakes. Ditch the crowds at the tidal basin and take in the beautiful blossom throughout Georgetown – DC’s most historic neighborhood. Tour concludes at Sprinkles. The tickets includes one cupcake from each shop. *Flavors subject to availability.

 

 

 

 

 

  • Meet Dumbarton House’s Garden Gates at the corner of Q and 27th Streets, NW at 12:00pm sharp!
  • The two hour tour meets rain or shine
  • Children 3 and younger are free, but must be in a stroller
  • No pets allowed
  • Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing
  • Tour begins and ends at Dumbarton House
  • Tickets include one cupcake from each stop, flavors subject to availability
  • We preorder your cupcakes to make your tour more enjoyable, so it means some advanced preparation! Cupcake orders are placed by noon the Thursday prior to the tour.

Dumbarton at Dusk

Posted on: March 15th, 2018 by Stephanie Boyle No Comments

Join us for Dumbarton at Dusk the third Thursday of every month. Tour the museum after hours and experience our grounds in a different light. Each Dumbarton at Dusk will include a cash bar, food, music, and pop-up history activities to enhance Dumbarton House’s collections.



 

Dumbarton at Dusk

Posted on: February 15th, 2018 by Stephanie Boyle No Comments

Come experience Dumbarton House in whole new light! Dumbarton at Dusk is a new evening program the third Thursday of every month. Tour the museum after hours and experience our grounds in a different light. Each Dumbarton at Dusk will include a cash bar, food, music, and pop-up history activities.

In February, join us for the opening of our new exhibit “One Hundred Dollars Reward” on this history of slavery in Georgetown. “Share Your Story” by hand making journals to record your experiences, thoughts, or art, talk to an oral historian and experience local artist Lionel Daniels share his story though a live painting performance.

Advanced purchase of tickets to this event is strongly encouraged. Members are always admitted free of charge.