Events

“History” Events

Oct 21

Tudor Nights: Cocoa, Colonialism and the Chocolate Pots of Tudor Place

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Tudor Place (1644 31st St NW)

Come and learn how Mesoamerican chocolate consumption practices influenced the way Europeans and Americans enjoyed the hot beverage.

Oct 31

Georgetown Walking Tour: Virtual Spirits of Georgetown

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Dumbarton House (2715 Q St NW)

Learn about local hauntings and happenings that will ensure you sleep with the light on during this fun and engaging webinar presentation.

Nov 06

Chamber Music Concert

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Dumbarton House

Please join us on select Saturday afternoons for live classical music concerts performed by the Friday Morning Music Club, a community of music lovers and musicians that has promoted classical music in the Washington area for over 130 years.

Nov 07

Inspired Painter Girl Scout Workshop

10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Dumbarton House (2715 Q St NW)

Armed with artistic inspiration from the various 18th-19th century art forms at Dumbarton House, Brownies expand their art vocabulary and create their own artwork!

Nov 14

Autumn Afternoon Tea

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Dumbarton House (2715 Q St NW)

Begin your afternoon with a lovely self guided tour of Dumbarton House Museum and enjoy the fall color in the gardens before settling into a full high tea with friends, old and new.

Nov 14

Stained Glass History Tours

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Dumbarton United Methodist Church (3133 Dumbarton St. NW Washington, DC 20007)

Dumbarton United Methodist Church, Georgetown Lutheran, Epiphany Catholic Church, and Mt Zion United Methodist Church will hold stained glass window open house tours to share the history and artistry of these Georgetown treasures.

Nov 21

Courageous and Strong Girl Scout Workshop

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Dumbarton House (2715 Q St NW)

This program will cover all 3 steps to earn the Courageous & Strong Petal.

Nov 21

Virtual Kennedys in Georgetown Walking Tour

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Dumbarton House

You will learn about the homes and neighborhood spots frequented by President Kennedy and Jackie during their years in Washington.

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