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Museum Re-opening Reception

Posted on: June 1st, 2017 by Marketing Development No Comments

Join us for our Museum Re-opening Reception!

Thursday, June 1, 2017, 5.30pm – 8.00pm

  • Drinks & Hors d’Oeuvres
  • Welcome Back Remarks (6.30pm)
  • Museum Open
  • New Exhibition – The Exchange

Tickets: $40 public, $30 for Dumbarton House Members, $50 at the door – BOOK below

Enjoy drinks and hors d’oeuvres on the upper terrace and south lawn, featuring Martha Washington’s punch.

Docents will  be available in the period rooms to share the history of the house with you. You can also enjoy our exhibitions in the upper galleries, including the engaging new exhibition, The Exchange, which features a rarely-exhibited first printing of the Articles of Confederation (1777).

Book now for this exciting evening of celebration at Dumbarton House in support of our recent, and much-needed, HVAC renovation.  We appreciate your support!

Holidays Through History Open House

Posted on: December 5th, 2015 by dbh-01

Holidays through History Open House
Saturday December 5, 2015
4-8 pm

Anderson House, Dumbarton House, and Woodrow Wilson House, invite you to celebrate the holidays through history. Come enjoy the three festively-decorated historic houses and partake in crafts and light refreshments. A regular free shuttle bus will transport you between museums. Light refreshments will be served.

Adults:$16 in advance; $20 at the door

Children: $10

Members of Dumbarton House and the other participating museums: $8 in advance, $10 at the door.