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Dumbarton at Dusk Happy Hour June 20

June 18, 2019

Dumbarton House is hosting a happy hour with an historical look at the birth of DC on June 20, 2019 from 5:30 to 8:00 pm.

 

This month’s Dumbarton House Museum’s Dumbarton at Dusk features a “Room Where it Happens” theme that focuses on the anniversary of the meeting between Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison that put the US Capitol where it is today. 

 

The Museum will have an exhibit about the creation of Washington, DC open for guests to view and a postcard writing station so attendees can make their voice heard in "the room where it happens."  

 

Also, the celebration will have a DC-themed coloring postcard writing, music by Tommy Rueckert, cash bar, free food sponsored by Geppetto Catering, and local politicians speaking about what it's like to be in "the room where it happens.”

 

Dumbarton at Dusk is free. Pre-registration is encouraged. 

 

Dumbarton House is located at 2715 Q Street in Georgetown.


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Great Gatsby Picnic at Dumbarton House

June 10, 2019

You’re invited June 12, 13, 14 to the mansion of mysterious multimillionaire Jay Gatsby for a summer party! 

 

Join Picnic Theatre Company at Dumbarton House in Georgetown for a Roaring Twenties live action performance of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby! 

 

Selected by Modern Library as the greatest American novel of the 20th century, you’ll experience the dreamers, debutantes, strivers, socialites and criminals that populate this classic cautionary tale of the American Dream. 

 

The green light is on at Dumbarton House, 2715 Q Street NW. Rain or shine. Picnic and cocktails 6:00 pm, performance 7:00pm. Tickets $15 in advance, $17 at door. 

Proceeds benefit Dumbarton House and Courage for Kids.


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WFP Lists Federal Georgetown Stunner

April 15, 2019

Washington Fine Properties has listed a bright, sunny Federal Georgetown home with a deep garden and very spacious rooms throughout. 

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This luxurious historic residence at 3315 P Street, NW is offered at $1,950,000. 

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The 2,635 square foot property boasts a large living room with French doors opening to a garden, a spacious dining room and a huge eat-in kitchen.

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There are three bedrooms, two baths upstairs, and a large recreation room with a full bath on the lower level. 

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For more information, contact Nancy Shahin Itteilag at itteilag@gmail.com or 202.905.7762.

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