2017 Bloomingdale House Tour hosted by the Bloomingdale Civic Association
The Bloomingdale Civic Association hosts "Bloomingdale: Victorian Secrets and Modern Truths" Biennial House Tour and Reception.
REQUIRED Tour Check-in (Tyber Creek) will occur between 10:30pm - 4:00pm, while Tour Homes will be open until 5:00pm. The Reception is scheduled from 4:00pm - 7:00pm.
The morning begans with a multi-media lecture discussing the history of Bloomingdale's architecture and interactive design workshops by Bloomingdale designers and architects focuses on interior design and landscaping challenges of urban living and historic row houses.
The self-guided tour of homes starts at 1:00pm and involves more than just viewing of some of Bloomingdale's most distinguished renovated century-old homes and historic sites: It is a celebration of the re-invention, dynamism and diversity of this urban village.
End the day at Bloomingdale's Arts and Letters Reception hosted by the historic Old Engine 12 Restaurant, where neighborhood artists, witers, and musicians will be featured.
Attendees can sign-up for the following workshops during ticket purchase or tour check-in (seating is limited):
-History of Bloomingdale's Architecture: Multi-media lecture
11am, Architect Ahmet Kilic
-How to Use Color and Pattern: 12pm
-Cool Spaces-Hot Wall Coverings: 1:00pm
-Landscaping in Small Spaces: 2:00pm
-Container Gardening at its Best: 3:00pm
Tickets may be purchased locally at Windows Café.
House Tour proceeds are primarily dedicated to the BCA's Scholarship Fund for youth who either attend or graduated from Bloomingdale serving high schools and/or reside in Bloomingdale. BCA is a 501(c)(3) organization.
2017 Bloomingdale House Tour and Reception (View)
(Tour Check-in) First and T Street, NW (Tyber Creek Wine Bar & Kitchen)
Washington, DC 20001
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|