The Neighbors to the President Consortium presents the Fourth Annual Museum Professionals Networking Event with special guest, Elizabeth Broun, The Margaret and Terry Stent Director, Smithsonian American Art Museum, speaking on the history and major renovation of the Renwick Gallery, a member site to the Consortium. The renovation includes completely renewed infrastructure, enhanced historic features and other upgrades that will make the National Historic Landmark building a 21st-century destination attraction.
Light refreshments will be provided; mingling from 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM; lecture to commence at 12:30 PM.
Please enter at the Carriage House entrance, located at 1610 H Street, NW.
White House Historical Association
The David M. Rubenstein National Center for White House History at Decatur House
1610 H Street, NW | Washington, D.C. 20006
Thursday, March 13, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (EDT)
For more information on the renovation, please visit http://americanart.si.edu/pr/renwick/
For more information on Ms. Broun, please visit http://americanart.si.edu/pr/staff/bios/broun_bio.pdf
For more information on the White House Historical Association, please visit www.whitehousehistory.org
When & Where
The Neighbors to the President Consortium
The Neighbors to the President Consortium is a group of historic sites and museums in the White House neighborhood, with collections of architecture, crafts, decorative and fine arts, and other historical materials. Established in 1987, its members stimulate awareness of the historic and cultural significance of the presidential neighborhood and strive to increase understanding, encourage preservation and foster stewardship of consortium sites.