Citizens’ Annual Meeting: Bowser Q&A, Members Honored 

May 11, 2022

A vigorous annual meeting of the Citizens Association of Georgetown at Dumbarton House on May 3 featured a good hour-long earnest face-to-face town-meeting-style Q&A with Mayor Muriel Bowser and another […]

Weekend Round Up, March 3 – 6

March 3, 2022

As March marches in and hints of spring abound, weekend activities are blossoming all around. Enjoy a live salon tonight at Dumbarton House, two shows at Signature Theatre and Arena […]

Dumbarton House Hosts ‘Jane Austen Birthday Tea’

December 23, 2021

  “Mrs. Bennet,” wearing a Regency tea gown and fashionable wig, greeted guests to the Jane Austen Birthday Tea held at Dumbarton House on Saturday, Dec. 18. Dating back to the early 1800s, this historic museum site […]

Weekend Round Up: Dec 2 – 5

December 2, 2021

Now that it’s officially December, we’ve got a lot of sparkling holiday events this weekend. Enjoy a holiday boat parade at the Wharf, celebrate the festive season at Dumbarton House […]

Dumbarton House’s Makers Market Highlights American Style, Craftsmanship Nov. 13    

November 10, 2021

Some of the area’s more creative vendors will take over upon the grounds of Georgetown’s Dumbarton House Museum at 2715 Q St. NW to attend the Fall Makers Market, 10 a.m. to 4 […]

Chamber Music Concert

November 6, 2021

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 […]

Community Calendar, Nov. 2021: ANC Meets Tonight

November 1, 2021

Advisory Neighborhood Commission, ANC2E: Next Virtual Public Meeting via Zoom:  Monday, Nov. 1, beginning 6:30 p.m. Meeting agenda and access info posted here. Old Georgetown Board (OGB): Next Meeting: Thurs., Nov. 4, 9 a.m. at: 401 […]

Preservation in Practice Panel

September 29, 2021

Preservation in Practice is a four part series examining the field of historic preservation. Topics for conversation will include how to increase training in the trades, the business of historic […]

Picnic Theater Company: All About Eve

September 8, 2021

On Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday September 8th-10th, Picnic Theatre Company returns to Dumbarton House for a 10 year anniversary live outdoor theater performance of the cinematic classic All About Eve, […]

Exterior Tour of Dumbarton House

August 29, 2021

Come learn about how Dumbarton House and its surrounding landscape have changed over the past two-hundred years since its construction in 1799. Explore the site and imagine what it might […]