Profs & Pints DC: How America Ate—a History

November 23, 2021

Profs and Pints DC presents: “How America Ate—a History,” with Allen Pietrobon, assistant professor of history at Trinity Washington University. [You must show proof of vaccination or a negative Covid […]

Profs & Pints DC: Indicting Robert E. Lee

November 22, 2021

Profs and Pints DC presents; “Indicting Robert E. Lee,” with John Reeves, former history instructor at several colleges and author The Lost Indictment of Robert E. Lee and A Fire […]

Juniors: The Roaring Twenties

November 20, 2021

Travel back in time to learn about the women who lived and worked at Tudor Place in the 1920s. Create a 1920s character, plan a living history party and earn […]

Profs & Pints DC: The Tale of Sea Shanties (Matinee)

November 7, 2021

Profs and Pints presents: “The Tale of Sea Shanties,” with Jessica M. Floyd, scholar of sea shanties during the Great Age of Sail. [Under current District of Columbia regulations attendees […]

Whiskey Tasting with Steve Bashore of George Washington’s Mount Vernon

November 4, 2021

“An extra ration of liquor to be issued to every man tomorrow, to drink Perpetual Peace, Independence & Happiness to the United States of America.” George Washington 1783 The City […]

Profs & Pints: Early American Witch Hunts

October 25, 2021

Profs and Pints presents: “Early American Witch Hunts,” a look at the colonial hysteria that led to the tragedy of Salem, with Richard Bell, professor of history at the University […]

Columbus Day Ceremony in D.C. (photos)

October 12, 2021

“We are made by history.” (The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.)  The 109th annual Columbus Day wreath laying ceremony took place on Monday, Oct. 11, at the Christopher Columbus […]

Tapas with Teachers

September 28, 2021

Calling all teachers in the DMV area! Visit President Lincoln’s Cottage to learn about field trip opportunities and classroom resources from Tudor Place Historic House & Garden, Ford’s Theatre, President […]

Profs & Pints: Caught Up in Gettysburg

July 23, 2019

Profs and Pints presents: “Caught Up in Gettysburg,” a look at the civilians near the historic battle’s front lines, with Theodore Hirt, professorial lecturer at George Washington University’s law school […]

Profs & Pints: The Worst President Ever?

July 16, 2019

Profs and Pints presents: “The Worst President Ever?” with Michael Ross, professor of history at the University of Maryland at College Park. As talk of impeachment stirs in Washington, it’s […]