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Feb
12
Tue
Tuesday Talk: George Washington, Entrepreneur @ DAR Museum
Feb 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Tuesday Talk: George Washington, Entrepreneur @ DAR Museum

We all know of George Washington’s contributions towards the founding for our nation, but did you know he was a visionary farmer, inventor, and owned a prolific distilled spirits business? Find out about the first president’s business ventures with Sam Murphy, Manager of Historic Trades at George Washington’s Mount Vernon.

Mar
23
Sat
Women’s History Celebration @ DAR Museum
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Celebrate Women’s History Month at the DAR Museum! Join us to recognize powerful American women who left their mark on history. Come learn about your favorite heroines and discover some new faces as well. Activities, crafts, games, and more with FREE admission!

Aug
3
Sat
World’s Fair at the DAR Museum @ DAR Museum
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

“You must see this fair.” – Hamlin Garland, 1893

Experience the excitement, innovation, and wonder of a c.1900 World’s Fair. Learn about inventions that thrilled fairgoers and play games enjoyed by children and adults alike at these grand events. Celebrate cultures around the world by exploring the booths of local embassies and cultural centers. Fun for the whole family, this event is not one to miss!