Dumbarton at Dusk

Photo by dumbartonhouse.org

Stop by Dumbarton House the third Thursday of every month. Tour the museum after hours and experience the grounds in a different light. 


Dumbarton House was constructed in 1798-99, a private resdence until The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America (NSCDA) purchased it for its headquarters in 1928 and gave it the name it has today.


Displaying a fine collection of period decorative arts (furniture, silver, ceramics, etc.), it gives visitors a sense of domestice life in  early 1800s Georgetown


Each Dumbarton at Dusk will include a cash bar, food, music, and pop-up history activities to enhance Dumbarton House’s collections.

Free event but Follow this link to reserve your ticket. 


Dumbarton House is located at 2715 Q Street in Georgetown.