Founded by American collector and heiress to the Post cereal empire Marjorie Merriweather Post, Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens is one of the premier art collector's museums in the United States. The museum features the most comprehensive collection of Russian imperial art outside of Russia and a world-renowned collection of eighteenth-century French decorative art and furnishings. The collection includes Fabergé eggs, Russian porcelain, Russian Orthodox icons, Beauvais tapestries, and Sèvres porcelain. Encircled by woodlands, the twenty-five acre estate provides visitors a tranquil oasis of luscious formal gardens.
Open Tuesday to Saturday 10 - 5pm, Selected Sundays 1 - 5pm, closed Mondays.
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A Federal period historic home museum located in Georgetown, Washington, DC.
Generations of remarkable Americans are kept in the company of their fellow citizens at the National Portrait Gallery.
The National Gallery of Art in Washington was established in 1937. It began with a gift from Andrew W Mellon.