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February 12, 2018

BBQ in the Smokehouse – Great Day Washington
September 20, 2017

Hearkening back two centuries on this estate, pork butt was on the menu and the Brews, Booze & Bites heritage food fest on our minds as we showed the 1794 Smoke House WUSA-9’s Andi Hauser (and told her about our unusual Elopement Package). The Smoke House can be seen on any garden visit — just $3 […]

C-Span “American Artifacts” · ‘Private’ Curator Tour
May 11, 2017

Join Curator Grant Quertermous for a “private” tour of Tudor Place, an episode of American Artifacts on C-Span’s American History TV. Learn historic highlights of the 1816 home while walking through its rooms, and see artifacts including the rare 1773 letter from George Washington, the bomb shelter, and an autographed picture of Woodrow Wilson. Return to Press […]

Planting Bulbs – Hands On with ABCNews
October 26, 2016

Don your virtual garden gloves and see how easy it is to pot tulip bulbs! Click above to watch as ABC News Reporter Stephanie Ramos tries it, with Tudor Place Director of Buildings, Gardens & Grounds Kellie Cox. Ready for more? Visit! About the Garden Visit the Garden

Virtual Garden Tour – ABCNews

Tour the garden and its history with ABC News Reporter Stephanie Ramos and Tudor Place Director of Buildings, Gardens & Grounds Kellie Cox. View at ABCNews.com. Ready for more? Visit! About the Garden Visit the Garden

Virtual House Tour – ABCNews
August 15, 2016

Join ABCNews.com reporter Stephanie Ramos for a behind-the-scenes online tour of Tudor Place, presented by Curator Grant Quertermous and Director of Education & Visitor Services Hillary Rothberg. Source: ABCNews.com Ready to learn more? Try one of these: Plan Your Visit Hours and Directions Reading Room

American History TV · Washington’s Descendants at Tudor Place
April 12, 2016

Curator of Collections Grant Quertermous talks on American History TV about the Washington descendants at Tudor Place. The family, which built and remained at Tudor Place through six generations, descended from Martha Custis Washington’s son John Parke (“Jacky”) Custis, George Washington’s stepson. Quertermous shares how and what we can learn about the Washingtons, the owners, servants and slaves at Tudor Place, and the history […]

Mark Hudson Appointed to Lead Tudor Place Into Its Third Century
July 27, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 27, 2015 contact: Mandy Katz Tudor Place is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Hudson as the museum’s next executive director, commencing October 5, 2015, on the cusp of the National Historic Landmark’s bicentennial year. Mr. Hudson succeeds Leslie Buhler, who is retiring after 15 years of extraordinary leadership during […]

May 20 Garden Party to Honor Museum Champion Ellen Charles
March 30, 2015

CONTACT TICKETS Mary Michael Wachur Click here. Associate Director for Annual Giving & Events   202.580.7323 | mwachur@tudorplace.org Some 500 celebrants will gather at Tudor Place on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, at 6 p.m. for the site’s 23rd Annual Spring Garden Party. The festive social event, chaired by Elizabeth Powell of Georgetown, draws prominent Washingtonians […]

Director Leslie Buhler to Retire, Leaving Tudor Place Strengthened
January 22, 2015

January 22, 2015 Knot Garden and Grape Arbor [CREDIT: Ron Blunt Photography] A Change in Leadership Leslie L. Buhler has announced she will retire as Executive Director of Tudor Place at the end of June 2015 after 15 years of transformational leadership. Since 2000, Leslie created on the historic site an engaging and educational modern […]