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EVENT CANCELLED: Visit to Dumbarton Oaks

Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 1:30 PM until 4:00 PM
Dumbarton Oaks
1703 32nd Street, NW
Washington , DC  20007
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Louise H Smoak
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
In-Person Visit to Dumbarton Oaks
Museum and Gardens
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
House Tour: 1:30-2:30 pm. Option to visit the gardens until 4:00 pm. 

Historic Dumbarton Oaks is an institute of Harvard University that specializes in Byzantine, Pre-Columbian, and Garden and Landscape studies. This is your opportunity to tour the acclaimed historic gardens and see the museum’s collections of art. 

Located in Georgetown, the Dumbarton Oaks Museum is home to a world-class collection of Byzantine and Pre-Columbian art, housed in magnificent galleries. Enjoy a private tour led by the Associate Director of the Byzantine Collection. Admire art dating back to antiquity, as well as innovative special exhibitions. The historic gardens, designed by renowned landscape gardener Beatrix Farrand, are an oasis within the city. 

GARDEN ADMISSION FEE: $9.00 per person (Rain or shine, no rain date.)

This event is for FHNN and LFV members and volunteers only as part of our collaboration.  To register or request more information, email us at with "Dumbarton" in the subject line.  

Transportation by carpool or uber.  Parking is limited.  If you want a ride or can help us with driving, please email us by October 4.  

Please review the below link for safety information.  At the time this was written, proof of vaccination (or recent negative PCR test) and a valid government ID are required. There are other safety protocols, too.