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Hillwood Museum

4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
202-686-5807

September 2012

Photography Class@Hillwood

September 22, 2012 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
$79

"The gardens of the late Post Cereal heiress Marjorie Merriwether Post are among the most beautiful gardens in the Washington area. Adjoining the very elegant and popular Hillwood Museum in upper northwest Washington, the gardens offer incredible opportunities for photography - the paths, the mansion, the greenhouse, the statuary, and the refurbished Japanese Gardens. And in the fall these gardens are SPECTACULAR with deep red leaves framing the garden hedges. The Safari will be led by architectural photographer E. David…

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December 2012

Russian Festival @Hillwood

December 8, 2012 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Russian Winter Festival at Hillwood (purchase tickets here) Saturday 8 December 10:00am - 5:00pm Sunday 9 December 1:00pm - 5:00pm $18, $15 seniors, $12 members, $10 college students, $5 Children 6-18, free for children under 6 Join us as we take inspiration from Russian celebrations of the festive winter season. Meet Grandfather Frost, Russia’s Santa Claus, and his granddaughter, the Snow Maiden Create and wear your own kokoshnik (lady’s headdress) or Russian gentleman’s winter hat Enjoy lively music performed by…

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Russian Festival @Hillwood

December 9, 2012 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Russian Winter Festival at Hillwood (purchase tickets here) Saturday 8 December 10:00am - 5:00pm Sunday 9 December 1:00pm - 5:00pm $18, $15 seniors, $12 members, $10 college students, $5 Children 6-18, free for children under 6 Join us as we take inspiration from Russian celebrations of the festive winter season. Meet Grandfather Frost, Russia’s Santa Claus, and his granddaughter, the Snow Maiden Create and wear your own kokoshnik (lady’s headdress) or Russian gentleman’s winter hat Enjoy lively music performed by…

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February 2013

Hillwood Valentine’s Day Benefit

February 14, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States

From Russia, With Love ENJOY an evening of Russian love at Hillwood with sweet and savory bites, cocktails, and surprises. EXPERIENCE Hillwood's newest exhibition, Pageant of the Tsars: The Romanov Coronation Albums with scheduled curator-led tours. VIEW one-night-only objects of love displayed in the mansion and join tours of the Mansion and Greenhouse throughout the evening. SHOP at Hillwood's popular museum shop throughout the event. $60 - Member Ticket $75 - General Public Ticket $250 - Jewel Sponsor (1 ticket,…

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March 2013

Hillwood Family Faberge Festival

March 23, 2013 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Fabergé Egg Family Festival Saturday 23 March 10:00am - 5:00pm Sunday 24 March 1:00pm - 5:00pm $15, $12 seniors, $10 members & college students, $5 children 6-18, free for children under 6 Information at HillwoodMuseum.org.

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Hillwood Family Faberge Festival

March 24, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States

Fabergé Egg Family Festival Saturday 23 March 10:00am - 5:00pm Sunday 24 March 1:00pm - 5:00pm $15, $12 seniors, $10 members & college students, $5 children 6-18, free for children under 6 Information at HillwoodMuseum.org.

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Tsars Lecture@Hillwood

March 27, 2013 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
$7 – $20

Join exhibition curator Kristen Regina for an overview of Pageant of the Tsars, examining the importance of the Romanov coronation albums during the imperial period and up to today. Explore the exhibition and Hillwood's Mansion from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm. The lecture will begin in the Visitor Center Theater at 6:30 pm. http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/whats/events-and-programs/lectures-and-talks/lecture-pageant-tsars

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May 2013

The Art of Tradition: Choral Music of Russia and the United States

May 15, 2013 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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$7 – $20

This concert, presented by the American University Chamber Singers, will include a range of works and composers exploring Russian and American works from both the art-music and folk traditions, jazz, and American Spirituals.

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Lecture: 19th century French Luxe for the Russian Court by Wilfried Zeisler

May 16, 2013 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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$7 – $20

In a richly illustrated lecture, Dr. Wilfried Zeisler, Hillwood’s Curatorial Fellow will look at the Hillwood 19th century works of art with a Franco-Russian history and provenance. This fascinating topic is closely linked with Dr. Zeisler’s forthcoming book: French Objet d’art and luxury goods in Russia (1881-1917).

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Floral Design Workshop

May 18, 2013 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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$35 – $45

In this hands-on workshop, transform spring flowers into beautiful arrangements for your home! You'll learn practical floral arranging techniques and new design concepts while having fun creating your own arrangement. 9:30-11:30 a.m. and 2:00-4:00 p.m.

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June 2013

Divas Outdoors at Hillwood presents Joan Crawford’s “Queen Bee”

June 7, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
$15

Hillwood and One In Ten proudly welcome the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) communities to experience classic films under the stars like nowhere else in DC as part Capital Pride. Revel in a summer evening in the gardens and tour the mansion in its twilight splendor. When the sun goes down, the stingers come out, as Joan Crawford stars in the 1955 classic melodrama, Queen Bee. Described at the time by The New York Times as “the height of…

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December 2013

Russian Winter Festival@Hillwood

December 14, 2013 @ 10:00 am - December 15, 2013 @ 5:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Join Hillwood in its annual celebration of Russia's festive winter season. Meet Grandfather Frost, Russia’s Santa Claus, and his granddaughter, the Snow Maiden Create and wear your own kokoshnik (lady’s headdress) or Russian gentleman’s winter hat Enjoy lively music and listen to enchanting winter tales from Russia   Saturday, December 14, 10:00am-5:00pm Sunday, December 15, 1:00pm-5:00pm $18 general admission, $15 seniors, $12 members, $10 college students, $5 children 6-18, free for children under 6

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March 2014

March is Orchid Month at Hillwood Estate Museum and Gardens

March 1, 2014 - March 31, 2014
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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For full details of the many events taking place during Orchid Month, please visit the Hillwood Estate website at the link below.

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June 2014

Hillwood Museum – Cartier: Marjorie Merriweather Post’s Dazzling Gems

June 7, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2014

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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September 2014

Hillwood Estate – Garden Docent Training

September 29, 2014 - October 1, 2014
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Hillwood Estate is recruiting volunteer Garden Docents for a new training program to begin in 2015. Garden Docents lead regularly scheduled guided tours of the gardens, interpret the garden rooms and collections for visitors, and assist with special tours, events and programs. For information about the training course, including a detailed position description, click here. Applications must be received by Wednesday, October 1.

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Lecture: A Very Chic World …

September 30, 2014 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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$7 – $20

Lecture at Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens - A Very Chic World: Maison Jansen, Monarchical Finery, and the Modern Century, by James Archer Abbott. Click here for more information.

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October 2014

Spooky Pooch Howl-o-ween Celebration

October 25, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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$8 – $15

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December 2015

Russian Winter Festival@Hillwood

December 12, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until December 13, 2015

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Celebrate Sviatki, the festive winter season, in traditional Russian style! Highlights below, more information and schedule here. Meet Grandfather Frost, Russia’s Santa Claus, and his granddaughter, the Snow Maiden in a fun family play, based on traditional Russian stories, produced by Flying V Theatre. Create and wear your own kokoshnik (lady’s headdress) or Russian gentleman’s winter hat to dress in the style of boyars (old Russian nobles). Join in the playful antics of mummers parading in animal costumes and discover…

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May 2016

Family movie night@Hillwood

May 13, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Container garden workshop@Hillwood

May 14, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Herb garden container workshop@Hillwood

May 21, 2016 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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July 2016

French Festival @ Hillwood

July 9, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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At Hillwood Museum, indulge your inner Francophile with 18th-century French amusements in celebration of Bastille Day and Marjorie Merriweather Post’s French decorative arts collection! Details here.

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Japanese Star Festival @ Hillwood

July 23, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Tanabata, the Japanese Star Festival, celebrates the legend of Orihime, the weaver princess, and Hikoboshi, the herder, lovers separated by the Milky Way who are allowed to meet just once a year on one day during the summer months. Hillwood and the Japan-America Society of Washington DC invite you to celebrate this festive holiday at Hillwood. Find details of this family-friendly event here. $18, $15 Senior, $12 Hillwood and JASWDC Members, $10 Student, $5 Child (ages 6-18), free for children…

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September 2016

Family Picnic @ Hillwood

September 11, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Connect with other LGBT families for a picnic and games at Hillwood Estate, presented in partnership with Rainbow Families. Advanced sales: $5, $0 Child (under age 18); Day-of sales: $18, $0 Child (under age 18) Learn more at http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/whats/events-and-programs/family-fun-days/family-picnic-partnership-rainbow-families

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Concert @ Hillwood by Not What You Think

September 11, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Performing for the sixth year at Hillwood, Not What You Think presents pop, light jazz, and folk songs. Learn more at http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/whats/events-and-programs/concerts-and-music/concert-not-what-you-think

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Deco Japan Lecture Series @ Hillwood

September 21, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on October 19, 2016 at 5:30 pm

One event on October 26, 2016 at 5:30 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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A four-part lecture series in conjunction with Hillwood’s current exhibit, Deco Japan: Shaping Art and Culture, 1920-1945, which explores how the Japanese interpreted art deco and transformed it through their own rich art and craft traditions. Featuring a wide range of media — sculpture, painting, prints, ceramics, lacquerware, jewelry, textiles, furniture, and graphic ephemera — this traveling exhibition, open through January 1, 2017, brings Japanese art deco to Washington D.C. for the first time. Art Deco in Imperial Japan -…

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October 2016

Spooky Pooch Howl-o-ween Celebration

October 22, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Explore Hillwood's twenty-five acres of landscaped gardens and lush natural woodlands with your four-legged friend and enjoy activities the Lunar Lawn. Prizes will be awarded in the canine costume competition. $13 Adult (with 1-2 dogs), $8 Member (with 1-2 dogs), $5 child (ages 6-18), free for children under 6. Learn more at http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/whats/annual-events-and-festivals/spooky-pooch-howl-o-ween-celebration/spooky-pooch-howl-o-ween-0

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November 2016

Four Seasons at Hillwood: Climbing Back Inside the Museum—or Fleeing!

November 2, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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In this heavily illustrated talk, artist and filmmaker Philip Haas will give an account of how he embarked on his Four Seasons project (on exhibit at Hillwood from October 1, 2016 to March 31, 2017), how the works were made, and how they arrived and were installed. The Four Seasons exhibit consists of a group of large-scale sculptures, inspired by Giuseppe Arcimboldo’s renaissance paintings of the four seasons. The colossal size of Haas’s sculpture accentuates the visual puzzle of natural…

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December 2016

Rasputin Lecture @ Hillwood

December 1, 2016 @ 6:30 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Join prizewinning historian Douglas Smith as he separates fact from fiction to reveal the real life of Grigory Rasputin. $20 general admission, $10 Hillwood member, $7 student. Learn more and register at https://secure.hillwoodmuseum.org/single/SelectSeating.aspx?p=4685

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February 2017

La Chandeleur at Hillwood

February 4, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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La Chandeleur, also known as Crêpe Day, marks the halfway point between winter and spring. In France, families celebrate by eating crêpes, which are round and golden like the springtime sun. Hillwood invites families to celebrate this holiday in festive French fashion amidst its spectacular gardens, magnificent mansion, and exquisite French treasures. $18, $15 Senior, $12 Member, $10 Student, $5 Child (ages 3-18), free for children under 3 Learn more at http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/whats/events-and-programs/family-fun-days/celebrate-la-chandeleur

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Soirée Diplomatique

February 14, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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A Valentine's Day affair and an exclusive preview of Hillwood's special exhibition Friends and Fashion: An American Diplomat in 1820s Russia. Learn more at http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/Soiree-Diplomatique General Tickets: $125 / $100 for Members (until January 31) Sponsorships beginning at $250

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March 2017

Orchid 101 @ Hillwood

March 4, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Orchid 101: How to Get Your Orchid to Rebloom Beginner and intermediate-level orchid growers will learn the basics of growing healthy orchids. Saturday 4 March 2017 10:00am - 12:00pm Friday 10 March 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm Saturday 11 March 2017 2:00pm - 4:00pm Saturday 25 March 2017 10:00am - 12:00pm $30, $25 Members http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/whats/annual-events-and-festivals/orchid-month/orchid-101

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Orchid 101 @ Hillwood

March 10, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Orchid 101: How to Get Your Orchid to Rebloom Beginner and intermediate-level orchid growers will learn the basics of growing healthy orchids. Saturday 4 March 2017 10:00am - 12:00pm Friday 10 March 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm Saturday 11 March 2017 2:00pm - 4:00pm Saturday 25 March 2017 10:00am - 12:00pm $30, $25 Members http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/whats/annual-events-and-festivals/orchid-month/orchid-101

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Orchid 101 @ Hillwood

March 11, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Orchid 101: How to Get Your Orchid to Rebloom Beginner and intermediate-level orchid growers will learn the basics of growing healthy orchids. Saturday 4 March 2017 10:00am - 12:00pm Friday 10 March 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm Saturday 11 March 2017 2:00pm - 4:00pm Saturday 25 March 2017 10:00am - 12:00pm $30, $25 Members http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/whats/annual-events-and-festivals/orchid-month/orchid-101

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Girl Scout Day at Hillwood

March 25, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Activities for on the grounds at Hillwood. Learn more at http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/your-visit/plan-your-visit/group-tours/girl-scouts/girl-scout-day-hillwood $10 Girl Scouts and Tagalongs, $10 accompanying adults, free for children under 5

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Orchid 101 @ Hillwood

March 25, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Orchid 101: How to Get Your Orchid to Rebloom Beginner and intermediate-level orchid growers will learn the basics of growing healthy orchids. Saturday 4 March 2017 10:00am - 12:00pm Friday 10 March 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm Saturday 11 March 2017 2:00pm - 4:00pm Saturday 25 March 2017 10:00am - 12:00pm $30, $25 Members http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/whats/annual-events-and-festivals/orchid-month/orchid-101

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April 2017

Fabergé Egg Family Festival

April 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Celebrate spring's arrival in Russian style at Hillwood. Learn more at http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/whats/annual-events-and-festivals/faberg%C3%A9-egg-family-festival/faberg%C3%A9-egg-family-festival $18, $15 Senior, $12 Member, $10 College Student, $5 Child (ages 6-18), free for children under 6.

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July 2017

French Festival @ Hillwood

July 15, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Indulge your inner Francophile with eighteenth-century French amusements in celebration of Bastille Day and Hillwood's French decorative arts collection. $18, $15 seniors, $12 members, $10 college students, $5 active military members, $5 children 6-18. Free for children under 6 and children of active military service members. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/french-festival/french-festival

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Tanabata Festival @ Hillwood

July 22, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Tanabata, the Japanese Star Festival, celebrates the legend of Orihime, the weaver princess, and Hikoboshi, the herder, lovers separated by the Milky Way who are allowed to meet just once a year on one day during the summer months. Hillwood and the Japan-America Society of Washington DC invite you to celebrate this festive holiday at Hillwood. $18, $15 Senior, $12 Hillwood and JASWDC Members, $10 Student, $5 active military members, $5 Child (ages 6-18). Free for children under 6 and…

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September 2017

Family Picnic in Partnership with Rainbow Families

September 10, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Connect with other LGBT families in Hillwood's urban oasis at this family celebration. Tickets: $5 in advance, $18 day-of, children under age 18 free Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/family-picnic-partnership-rainbow-families

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Concert by Not What You Think

September 10, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Performing for the seventh year at Hillwood, Not What You Think presents pop, light jazz, and folk songs. The members of this twelve-person a cappella ensemble share a core belief that, as gay men and lesbians singing together, they have an opportunity and responsibility to effect change and to open hearts and minds. Not What You Think works for equality and social justice through song and humor, and hopes for the day our music can reflect a world at peace.…

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Preschool Series: Fanciful Heroes

September 14, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until September 28, 2017

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Thursday, September 14, 21 and 28, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Explore a new room in the mansion at Hillwood each week of this three-part series through make believe, art projects, and imaginative play. Series: $30 per child (age 2-5) with one accompanying adult, $25 member child; Single class: $12 per child, $10 member child, $18 additional adults. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/preschool-series-fanciful-heroes

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Lecture: A Fashion Designer and His Ideal Client

September 15, 2017 @ 12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Speaker Howard Vincent Kurtz, Hillwood’s associate curator of costumes and textiles, will discuss Marjorie Merriweather Post's relationship with fashion designer Oldric Royce. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/fashion-designer-and-his-ideal-client

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Lecture: Royal Diamonds

September 28, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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In this dazzlingly-illustrated lecture, visiting scholar Caroline de Guitaut will examine famous diamonds owned by British royals, especially those acquired by monarchs from George IV to Queen Elizabeth II. These personal jewels include many which are still regularly worn by The Queen today. $20/ $10 member/ $7 student Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/royal-diamonds

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October 2017

Lecture: The Merriweather Post Collection of Gems and Jewelry

October 5, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Supported by stunning visuals, Executive Director Kate Markert provides new insights into Post’s unique collection through pieces from world-renowned firms such as Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, and Harry Winston, chic jewels from boutique firms David Webb and Verdura as well as an impressive ensemble of historical pieces, among them the Empress Marie Louise diadem and the earrings reputedly worn by Marie Antoinette on the eve of the French Revolution. Part of the Spectacular lecture series. Series Pricing: $80, $40…

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Lecture: Smithsonian Gems

October 12, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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This beautifully illustrated talk by Hillwood's curator-in-charge, Jeffrey E. Post, will explore the rich, fascinating stories behind some of the famous gems and jewels in the National Collection. Part of the Spectacular lecture series. Series Pricing: $80, $40 Member, $28 Student; Individual Lecture Pricing: $20, $10 Member, $7 Student Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/spectacular-lecture-series/smithsonian-gems

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Lecture: Hollywood Glamour: Jewelry from the Silver Screen

October 19, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Combining glamorous images and film clips, Dr. Emily Stoehrer will share tales about the jewelry worn on- and off-screen by America’s most famous movie stars. Part of the Spectacular lecture series. Series Pricing: $80, $40 Member, $28 Student; Individual Lecture Pricing: $20, $10 Member, $7 Student Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/spectacular-lecture-series/hollywood-glamour-jewelry-silver-screen

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Spooky Pooch Howl-o-ween Celebration

October 21, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Explore Hillwood's twenty-five acres of landscaped gardens and lush natural woodlands with your four-legged friend and enjoy activities on the Lunar Lawn. $13 Adult (with 1-2 dogs) / $8 Member (with 1-2 dogs) / $5 child (ages 6-18) / free for children under 6 Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/whats/annual-events-and-festivals/spooky-pooch-howl-o-ween-celebration/spooky-pooch-howl-o-ween-0

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Lecture: Contemporary Interest in Gems and Jewelry

October 26, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Join Aja Raden, author of the New York Times best-selling book Stoned, for a stimulating conversation with Hillwood's Executive Director Kate Markert about contemporary interest in jewelry and gemstones and an exploration of topics such as why pearls were once worth more than diamonds, why diamonds are now the engagement stone of choice, and why green stones such as emeralds remain so precious. Part of the Spectacular lecture series. Series Pricing: $80, $40 Member, $28 Student; Individual Lecture Pricing: $20,…

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December 2017

Russian Winter Festival

December 9, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 10, 2017 at 10:00 am

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Celebrate Sviatki, the festive winter season, in traditional Russian style at Hillwood. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/russian-winter-festival

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February 2018

La Chandeleur @ Hillwood

February 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Celebrate La Chandeleur, also known as Crêpe Day, in festive French fashion amidst Hillwood's spectacular gardens, magnificent mansion, and exquisite French treasures. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/celebrate-la-chandeleur

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Great Homes and Gardens Series

February 6, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on February 28, 2018 at 5:30 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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A four-part lecture series at Hillwood shares stories of luscious garden estates. Learn more and buy tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/great-homes-and-gardens-series

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Romance Around the Table

February 14, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Celebrate the opening of the exhibit "The Artistic Table" on Valentine’s Day at Hillwood, with food and desserts by Design Cuisine; and a silent auction. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/romance-around-table

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March 2018

Girl Scout Day at Hillwood

March 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Celebrate spring with the Girl Scouts at a fun-filled and festive day at Hillwood! Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/girl-scout-day-hillwood

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Artistic Table Lecture Series

March 21, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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A four-part lecture series at Hillwood inspired by fine table settings. Learn more and buy tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/artistic-table-lecture-series

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Fabergé Egg Festival

March 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on March 25, 2018 at 10:00 am

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Celebrate spring's arrival in Russian style at Hillwood. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/faberg%C3%A9-egg-festival

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May 2018

Pajama Party Movie Night: Knights, Dragons, and Magical Monsters

May 11, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Bring pajamas, pillows and blankets, and enjoy a selection of award-winning, family-friendly short films at Hillwood Estate. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/pajama-party-movie-night-knights-dragons-and-magical-monsters

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June 2018

Fabergé Gala

June 5, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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An exclusive preview of Hillwood's special exhibition Fabergé Rediscovered, along with a cocktail reception and an elegant formal dinner on the Lunar Lawn. Learn more and purchase tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/faberge-gala

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Divas Outdoors presents Marie Antoinette

June 15, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Dress in costume and bring a picnic for a screening of the film Marie Antoinette at Hillwood Estate. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/divas-outdoors-presents-marie-antoinette

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July 2018

French Festival

July 14, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Indulge your inner Francophile with eighteenth-century French amusements in celebration of Bastille Day and Hillwood's French decorative arts collection. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/french-festival

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Tanabata

July 28, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Tanabata, the Japanese Star Festival, celebrates the legend of Orihime, the weaver princess, and Hikoboshi, the herder, lovers separated by the Milky Way who are allowed to meet just once a year on one day during the summer months. Hillwood and the Japan-America Society of Washington DC invite you to celebrate this festive holiday at Hillwood. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/tanabata

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September 2018

Family Picnic in Partnership with Rainbow Families

September 9, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Connect with other LGBT families in Hillwood's urban oasis at this family celebration. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/family-picnic-partnership-rainbow-families

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October 2018

Fabergé Rediscovered Lecture Series

October 3, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on October 16, 2018 at 5:30 pm

One event on October 23, 2018 at 5:30 pm

One event on October 30, 2018 at 5:30 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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A special exhibition at Hillwood unveils new discoveries relating to its own collection of Fabergé imperial Easter eggs and other famed works. This lecture series will offer interest and insight into the storied firm. The Firm of Fabergé: Business, Clients, and Collectors - Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - Wilfried Zeisler, Hillwood’s chief curator, will explore the history of the firm of Fabergé and the success of its creations among Russian imperial clientele and later American collectors such as Marjorie Merriweather…

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Floral Workshop: Hand-tied Bouquets

October 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Learn how to create an elegant hand-tied bouquet of fall blooms from the floral and event décor designer at Hillwood. Register and learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/hand-tied-bouquets

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Spooky Pooch Howl-o-ween Celebration @ Hillwood

October 27, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Explore Hillwood's twenty-five acres of landscaped gardens and lush natural woodlands with your four-legged friend and enjoy activities on the Lunar Lawn. $13 Adult (with 1-2 dogs) / $8 Member (with 1-2 dogs) / $5 child (ages 6-18) / Free for children under 6 Learn more and purchase tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/spooky-pooch-howl-o-ween-celebration

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November 2018

Napoleon: Art and Life in the Imperial Court

November 8, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Dr. Sylvain Cordier lectures about the day-to-day life of the Bonaparte family and the vast crew and organization required to conceive and produce the spectacle of power and splendor. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/napoleon-art-and-life-imperial-court

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December 2018

Russian Winter Festival @ Hillwood

December 8, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 9, 2018 at 10:00 am

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Celebrate Sviatki, the festive winter season, in traditional Russian style at Hillwood. Learn more and purchase tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/russian-winter-festival-0 $18 / $15 seniors / $12 members / $10 college students / $5 children 6-18 / free for children under 6

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Russian Winter Festival @ Hillwood

December 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Celebrate Sviatki, the festive winter season, in traditional Russian style at Hillwood. Learn more and purchase tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/russian-winter-festival-0 $18 / $15 seniors / $12 members / $10 college students / $5 children 6-18 / free for children under 6

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February 2019

Great Homes and Gardens Lecture Series

February 12, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on February 28, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on March 7, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on March 12, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Escape Washington’s dreary winter weather by immersing yourself in the stories of luscious gardens and graceful estates. Feb. 12 - Henri Samuel: Master of the French Interior Feb. 28 - Havana Living Today: Cuban Home Style Now March 7 - The Gardens of Bunny Mellon March 12 - The Photographer in the Garden Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/great-homes-and-gardens-series-0

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The Art of Seduction

February 14, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Hillwood. Preview the special exhibition Perfume & Seduction; enjoy an open bar, delicious hors d'oeuvres, and decadent desserts; and bid on choice items in the silent auction. Learn more and buy tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/art-seduction

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Great Homes and Gardens Lecture Series

February 28, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on February 28, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on March 7, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on March 12, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Escape Washington’s dreary winter weather by immersing yourself in the stories of luscious gardens and graceful estates. Feb. 12 - Henri Samuel: Master of the French Interior Feb. 28 - Havana Living Today: Cuban Home Style Now March 7 - The Gardens of Bunny Mellon March 12 - The Photographer in the Garden Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/great-homes-and-gardens-series-0

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March 2019

Great Homes and Gardens Lecture Series

March 7, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on February 28, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on March 7, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on March 12, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Escape Washington’s dreary winter weather by immersing yourself in the stories of luscious gardens and graceful estates. Feb. 12 - Henri Samuel: Master of the French Interior Feb. 28 - Havana Living Today: Cuban Home Style Now March 7 - The Gardens of Bunny Mellon March 12 - The Photographer in the Garden Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/great-homes-and-gardens-series-0

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Great Homes and Gardens Lecture Series

March 12, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on February 28, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on March 7, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on March 12, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Escape Washington’s dreary winter weather by immersing yourself in the stories of luscious gardens and graceful estates. Feb. 12 - Henri Samuel: Master of the French Interior Feb. 28 - Havana Living Today: Cuban Home Style Now March 7 - The Gardens of Bunny Mellon March 12 - The Photographer in the Garden Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/great-homes-and-gardens-series-0

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April 2019

CorePower Yoga at Hillwood

April 21, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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One event on June 16, 2019 at 9:30 am

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Bring your own yoga mat and join CorePower Yoga for a free, all-level 60-minute yoga class at Hillwood. The class is free, but advance reservations are required. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/corepower-yoga-hillwood-0

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Hillwood Spring Neighbors’ Reception

April 29, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Enjoy spring flowers, a glass of wine and hors d'oeuvres at a reception in the morot court at Hillwood Estate. RSVP via email to dgawryolek@hillwoodmuseum.org.

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May 2019

CorePower Yoga at Hillwood

May 19, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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One event on June 16, 2019 at 9:30 am

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Bring your own yoga mat and join CorePower Yoga for a free, all-level 60-minute yoga class at Hillwood. The class is free, but advance reservations are required. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/corepower-yoga-hillwood-0

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June 2019

The Black & White Gala @ Hillwood

June 4, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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A black tie gala in support of Hillwood's mission to share the cultural treasure that Marjorie Post left for the public's enjoyment. Begin the evening with cocktails and an exclusive preview of the special exhibition Mid-Century Master: The Photography of Alfred Eisenstaedt at 6:30 p.m. followed by a starlit dinner on the Lunar Lawn at 8 p.m. Learn more and buy tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/black-white-gala

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Divas Outdoors presents Bye Bye Birdie @ Hillwood

June 14, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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$15

Picnic, movie and costume contest on the Lunar Lawn at Hillwood. Learn more and purchase tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/divas-outdoors-presents-bye-bye-birdie

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CorePower Yoga at Hillwood

June 16, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Bring your own yoga mat and join CorePower Yoga for a free, all-level 60-minute yoga class at Hillwood. The class is free, but advance reservations are required. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/corepower-yoga-hillwood-0

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Dinnertime Documentaries

June 18, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on July 10, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on July 31, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Enjoy summer evenings at Hillwood, complete with dinner at the new Merriweather Café and documentary films that dig deep in the world of America’s most fascinating photojournalists. June 18: Harry Benson: Shoot First July 10: Bill Cunningham: New York July 31: Annie Leibovitz: Life Through a Lens Learn more and buy tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/dinnertime-documentaries

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July 2019

Dinnertime Documentaries

July 10, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on July 10, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on July 31, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Enjoy summer evenings at Hillwood, complete with dinner at the new Merriweather Café and documentary films that dig deep in the world of America’s most fascinating photojournalists. June 18: Harry Benson: Shoot First July 10: Bill Cunningham: New York July 31: Annie Leibovitz: Life Through a Lens Learn more and buy tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/dinnertime-documentaries

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French Festival

July 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Indulge your inner Francophile with French amusements from the 1700s in celebration of Bastille Day and Hillwood's French decorative arts collection. Learn more and buy tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/french-festival

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Tanabata: Japanese Star Festival

July 27, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Tanabata, the Japanese Star Festival, celebrates the legend of Orihime, the weaver princess, and Hikoboshi, the herder, lovers separated by the Milky Way who are allowed to meet just once a year on one day during the summer months. Hillwood and the Japan-America Society of Washington DC invite you to celebrate this festive holiday at Hillwood. Learn more and buy tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/tanabata-japanese-star-festival

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Dinnertime Documentaries

July 31, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on July 10, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on July 31, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Enjoy summer evenings at Hillwood, complete with dinner at the new Merriweather Café and documentary films that dig deep in the world of America’s most fascinating photojournalists. June 18: Harry Benson: Shoot First July 10: Bill Cunningham: New York July 31: Annie Leibovitz: Life Through a Lens Learn more and buy tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/dinnertime-documentaries

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September 2019

CorePower Yoga at Hillwood

September 15, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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One event on October 13, 2019 at 9:30 am

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Join CorePower Yoga at Hillwood Estate for a free 60-minute yoga class. Learn more and register at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/corepower-yoga-hillwood-3

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October 2019

Mid-Century Master Lecture Series

October 3, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on October 10, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on October 16, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on October 24, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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A series of four lectures at Hillwood Estate: October 3 | Women Looking at Women: Life Magazine’s Female Photographers and their Images of American Women in the Context of World War II with Alissa Schapiro October 10 | Mid-Century Muses: Looking at Fashion in the Photography of Alfred Eisenstaedt with Megan J. Martinelli October 16 | Ultimate Insiders: White House Photographers and How They Shape History with Kenneth T. Walsh October 24 | Life in the Art World: Life Magazine…

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Mid-Century Master Lecture Series

October 10, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on October 10, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on October 16, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on October 24, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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A series of four lectures at Hillwood Estate: October 3 | Women Looking at Women: Life Magazine’s Female Photographers and their Images of American Women in the Context of World War II with Alissa Schapiro October 10 | Mid-Century Muses: Looking at Fashion in the Photography of Alfred Eisenstaedt with Megan J. Martinelli October 16 | Ultimate Insiders: White House Photographers and How They Shape History with Kenneth T. Walsh October 24 | Life in the Art World: Life Magazine…

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CorePower Yoga at Hillwood

October 13, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Join CorePower Yoga at Hillwood Estate for a free 60-minute yoga class. Learn more and register at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/corepower-yoga-hillwood-3

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Mid-Century Master Lecture Series

October 16, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on October 10, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on October 16, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on October 24, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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A series of four lectures at Hillwood Estate: October 3 | Women Looking at Women: Life Magazine’s Female Photographers and their Images of American Women in the Context of World War II with Alissa Schapiro October 10 | Mid-Century Muses: Looking at Fashion in the Photography of Alfred Eisenstaedt with Megan J. Martinelli October 16 | Ultimate Insiders: White House Photographers and How They Shape History with Kenneth T. Walsh October 24 | Life in the Art World: Life Magazine…

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War and Pieces Floral Workshop

October 19, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on October 19, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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This floral design workshop features a show-stopping vase inspired by contemporary ceramic artist Bouke de Vries’s War and Pieces, on display in the Hillwood mansion dining room. Learn more at register at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/war-and-pieces-floral-workshop

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War and Pieces Floral Workshop

October 19, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on October 19, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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This floral design workshop features a show-stopping vase inspired by contemporary ceramic artist Bouke de Vries’s War and Pieces, on display in the Hillwood mansion dining room. Learn more at register at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/war-and-pieces-floral-workshop

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Mid-Century Master Lecture Series

October 24, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on October 10, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on October 16, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on October 24, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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A series of four lectures at Hillwood Estate: October 3 | Women Looking at Women: Life Magazine’s Female Photographers and their Images of American Women in the Context of World War II with Alissa Schapiro October 10 | Mid-Century Muses: Looking at Fashion in the Photography of Alfred Eisenstaedt with Megan J. Martinelli October 16 | Ultimate Insiders: White House Photographers and How They Shape History with Kenneth T. Walsh October 24 | Life in the Art World: Life Magazine…

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Spooky Pooch Howl-o-ween Celebration

October 26, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Explore Hillwood's twenty-five acres of landscaped gardens and lush natural woodlands with your four-legged friend, while enjoying activities such as a costume contest and "yappy hour." Learn more and buy tickets at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/spooky-pooch-howl-o-ween-celebration

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Marjorie Merriweather Post: The Life Behind the Luxury

October 29, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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The author of a new biography of Marjorie Post will speak and sign copies of her book, The Life Behind the Luxury. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/marjorie-merriweather-post-life-behind-luxury

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November 2019

Kids Euro Festival: Fairy Tales for Emma

November 3, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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A feature film is presented by the Czech Republic as part of Kids Euro Festival. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/kids-euro-festival-fairy-tales-emma

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The Russian Job: The Forgotten Story of How America Saved the Soviet Union from Ruin

November 20, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Lecture and book signing by author Douglas Smith. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/russian-job-forgotten-story-how-america-saved-soviet-union-ruin

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December 2019

The Cartiers: The Untold Story of the Family Behind the Jewelry Empire

December 10, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Lecture and book signing by author Francesca Cartier Brickell. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/cartiers

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Russian Winter Festival

December 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 15, 2019 at 10:00 am

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Celebrate the festive winter season in traditional Russian style at Hillwood. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/russian-winter-festival

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Russian Winter Festival

December 15, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 15, 2019 at 10:00 am

Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Celebrate the festive winter season in traditional Russian style at Hillwood. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/russian-winter-festival

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February 2020

Crêpe Day: Celebrate La Chandeleur

February 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hillwood Museum, 4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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La Chandeleur, also known as Crêpe Day, marks the halfway point between winter and spring. In France, families celebrate by eating crêpes, which are round and golden like the springtime sun. Hillwood invites families to celebrate this holiday in festive French fashion. Learn more at https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/events/cr%C3%AApe-day-celebrate-la-chandeleur

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