Posts Tagged ‘history’

CANCELLED-Dumbarton at Dusk

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

CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

Join us for the last Dumbarton at Dusk of the year to learn about family portraits! There will be music by The Improbables, free food, and a cash bar along with portrait activities including a photo booth, coloring sheets, a museum portrait scavenger hunt, and an oral history expert ready to talk about family history and genealogy!

Dumbarton at Dusk: Fall Festival to Benefit the Red Cross

Posted on: October 18th, 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.

Join us as we Partner with Geppetto Catering for our Annual Fall Festival to Benefit the Red Cross! Enjoy live music from Tommy Rueckert while enjoying free food, candy and pumpkin carving! Suggested donation of $10.00 to benefit the Red Cross.

Dumbarton at Dusk: Dolley Madison Edition

Posted on: September 20th, 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.

Rub elbows with the first First Lady at one of her famous cocktail parties! Dolley Madison’s “Squeezes” were popular weekly events open to everyone in Washington D.C. Dolley herself will host this modern version complete with live music courtesy of Toccata Players, free food, period card games and a cash bar.



 

Dive Into Dumbarton

Posted on: August 9th, 2018 by Programs No Comments

Dive into Dumbarton and grow your little ones love of history! This 10-week summer program is 45-minute and is geared towards children ages 3-5 and their parent/caregiver. Each week, take a mini-tour of our historic property, then interact with fun activities, crafts, and games.

June 7 – August 9, 2018, Thursdays, 10am
$5/child, FREE/Family Museum Members

*Parents/caregivers must remain with child/children throughout the program

 

Dive Into Dumbarton

Posted on: August 2nd, 2018 by Programs No Comments

Dive into Dumbarton and grow your little ones love of history! This 10-week summer program is 45-minute and is geared towards children ages 3-5 and their parent/caregiver. Each week, take a mini-tour of our historic property, then interact with fun activities, crafts, and games.

June 7 – August 9, 2018, Thursdays, 10am
$5/child, FREE/Family Museum Members

*Parents/caregivers must remain with child/children throughout the program