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Anderson House, Washington DC

Anderson House - Washington DC, District of Columbia
Anderson House
2118 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20008Map
+1 202 785 2040
Neighborhood: Dupont Circle

This palatial townhouse on Embassy Row is a showpiece of the collections, interests, and lavish decor of Ambassador Lars Anderson and his heiress wife, Isabel. Housing an exhibit of revolutionary artifacts, the museum also offers some quirkier displays such as murals of Anderson's favorite motorcar tours of the city. But the biggest draw is the decor, which, from the grand ballroom to the original furnishings, gives a clear sense of how the cream of society once lived. Free chamber recitals are performed weekly. 

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Anderson House General Information
  • Open Hours: Tuesday to Saturday from 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: Dupont Circle
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