Dumbarton House

By Robin EberhardtCurrent Staff WriterHistoric houses around the District are lighting up their Christmas trees, putting out poinsettias and proudly displaying their seasonal exhibits as December...
By Brady HoltCurrent Staff WriterWhen the Dumbarton House was struggling with an aging and trouble-prone air conditioner, staff at the historic home and museum knew it was time for a mechanical...
So, let’s guess. Tired of politics?  Need to get away for a while?  Do we have an event for you!   A chance to spend real quality time in Italy.The American Initiative for...
As a standing-room-only crowd of 250 District voters packed into the basement of Dumbarton House, moderator Davis Kennedy of The Current Newspapers introduced six candidates for DC mayor Thursday...
Mayor Vincent Gray strongly suggested on Wednesday evening that agreement has been reached between the community and Georgetown Univesity over the GU plan that will guide its expansion over the next...
By Deirdre BannonCurrent Staff WriterD.C. Mayor Vincent Gray and Ward 2 Council member Jack Evans will honor four local residents for their service to the Georgetown neighborhood during a ceremony...
A $4,312.50 grant from The National Trust for Historic Preservation's Dorothea de Schweinitz Fund for the District of Columbia has been awarded to Dumbarton House to support the study of mortar...
"Hooray for History!" A Quiz Night Benefit! Thursday, April 14 7:30-10pm   The Dumbarton House, museum and headquarters...
Meet at Dumbarton House (corner of Q & 27th Streets) on Saturday, April 9, 2011 for a special walking tour of Georgetown, circa 1810.   Dwane Starlin, member of the Guild of Professional...
(Photo by: Jane Austen Society) Jane Austen could have danced here.This magnificent 1798 house is a living museum, bustling with many engaging programs for all ages. ...