Tudor Place, Historic Gem, Fully Reopens March 4

March 3, 2022

Strolling up 31st Street towards Dumbarton Oaks, you may pass by another historic Georgetown gem without realizing it. Between Q and R Streets, glance over toward 32nd Street and you’ll see […]

Marilyn Butler’s Vision for ‘Mapping Georgetown’   

July 19, 2021

Imagine falling in love with your local town. Then, dedicating all of your creative efforts to cultivating and preserving its unique culture and heritage. Georgetown resident Marilyn Butler has done […]

Renovations Underway at Julia Child’s Georgetown Home  

July 15, 2021

  He was looking for a run-down Georgetown property to renovate for a while.   Then one day, Rory Veveers-Carter, a co-founder of the human resources company Jaba Talks, happened to notice an ad in […]

Citizens, ANC Sound Alarm on Sidewalk Repairs

May 17, 2021

May 15, 2021   [Via Electronic Mail] The Honorable Muriel Bowser Mayor, District of Columbia   Re: Georgetown’s Sidewalk Repairs   Dear Mayor Bowser,   DDOT’s destruction of Georgetown’s sidewalks […]

Private Exclusive: Historic Home in Georgetown

December 5, 2019

This three-bedroom, three-bath home at 1423 36th St. NW has a double-sized, landscaped yard.

Changing Doors in Georgetown

November 6, 2019

As you can see from the beautiful cover story photos in this issue, one of the greatest pleasures of walking and driving around the historic neighborhood of Georgetown is to […]

Free Landmark Lecture: The World’s Columbian Exposition of 1893

May 14, 2019

In August of 1893, Britannia W. Kennon, the seventy-eight year-old owner of Tudor Place, traveled by train from Washington to Chicago to experience the World’s Columbian Exposition, also known as […]

Sustainability in Historic Buildings: Free Panel

March 18, 2019

Do you live or work in a historic home? Come to our free panel on sustainability for historic buildings, Wednesday, March 20 from 5:30 pm to 8 pm at Tudor […]

FPHG: Protecting Georgetown’s Historic Fabric

October 10, 2018

By Alison Schafer The work of the Foundation for the Preservation of Historic Georgetown reaches from the quaint little cottage down the street to the giant Beaux-Arts mansion high above […]