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The Heurich House Museum’s monthly series History & Hops returns on Thursday, October 16 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm for the D.C. debut of Old Ox Brewery. Located in Ashburn, Virginia, the family-owned brewery was founded in June 2014 and features a 30-barrel brewhouse and tasting room. Old Ox’s owners and brewers will be on site to serve three of their core, year-round beers. Tours of the historic home of Washington D.C.'s most successful brewer, Christian Heurich, are included. Light snacks will be served.
The brewers will be serving:
Alpha Ox Session IPA
Golden Ox Belgian Golden Ale
Black Ox Rye Porter- Silver medal winner for porter at 2014 Virginia Craft Brewers Cup
About History & Hops: History & Hops is a monthly series at the Heurich House Museum, the former Dupont Circle home of D.C.'s most successful brewer Christian Heurich. Every third Thursday from 6:30 to 8:30pm, the museum partners with a local craft brewery for house tours and beer tastings. Guided tours through Heurich’s well-preserved Victorian mansion will discuss his brewery and the D.C. region’s rich brewing history. All proceeds benefit the preservation and growth of the Heurich House Museum. Guests must be 21 or older.
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Heurich House Museum
The Heurich House Museum preserves local Washington, DC history and educates the public through Christian Heurich's legacy and mansion. The mansion was built from 1892-4 by German immigrant, local brewer, and philanthropist Christian Heurich (1842-1945). Recognized as Washington, D.C.’s most successful brewer, he ran the Chr. Heurich Brewing Co. until his death at 102. The mansion is notable for its technological innovations, original interiors, and rich archival collection of one of the most important local families.
The museum, located at 1307 New Hampshire Avenue in Dupont Circle, is open for regular public events and public tours Thursday through Saturday at 11:30 a.m., 1:00 and 2:30 p.m. Private tours and event rentals are also available. For more information, visit heurichhouse.org or call 202-429-1894.