Tag Archives: Hillwood

An Address with a Dress at Van Ness


Happy 2015! Whatever holiday(s) you celebrate, I hope museums were involved. Now that the holiday season is over, I am going to resume blogging about the museums, parks, historic sites, art galleries, and other points of interest near each Metro … Continue reading

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Two Hillwood Visits and a Rally


I first visited Hillwood on their annual Gay Day festival in fall 2010. It was Weekly Museum Visits Part 1, Week 10 – relatively early in the Weekly Museum Visits project. While many of my Weekly Museum Visits were on … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!


“Christmas at the museum” means model trains, caroling in the atrium, seasonal decorations at historic houses, and spectacular light displays in zoos and gardens. “Easter at the museum” celebrations are much less frequent. A few DC sites have taken advantage … Continue reading

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Washington Post Writer’s Weekly Museum Visits


Washington Post writer Jessica Goldstein has visited a lesser-known area museum each week this summer and written her own weekly museum visits series, sometimes referred to as The Exhibitionist. Week 1: Goldstein visits Hillwood Estate, Museum, and Gardens. (This was … Continue reading

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