Hillwood Estate In Washington, D.c., Highlights French And Russian Culture

Hillwood Estate in Washington, D.C., highlights French and Russian culture

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Marjorie Merriweather Post became the wealthiest woman in America when her father, cereal tycoon C.W. Post, died in 1914. Just 27, she wasn’t afraid to spend her inheritance.

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  • Fabergé treasures of Mar-a-Lago’s grande dame on display at Hillwood
    Looking for the Russian connection to the nation’s capital? Try the former home of Marjorie Merriweather Post. The Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, in the Kalorama section of Washington, D.C., has ...
    09/15/2018 - 1:01 am | View Link
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  • Hillwood Estate, Washington D.C.
    Hillwood was once one of the homes of Marjorie Merriweather Post, an American heiress who loved French and Russian art. It is a grand estate set in Washington, D.C.. Friends, now resident in West Virginia near D.C., Hennie and Elna took us there, as they wanted us to see the extensive art collection and explore the gardens.
    07/16/2019 - 1:12 am | View Website
  • Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens
    Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens is a decorative arts museum in Washington, D.C., United States.The former residence of businesswoman, socialite, philanthropist and collector Marjorie Merriweather Post, Hillwood is known for its large decorative arts collection that focuses heavily on the House of Romanov, including Fabergé eggs.Other highlights are 18th and 19th century French art and one ...
    07/15/2019 - 5:09 am | View Website
  • Hillwood Estate, Museum and Garden
    Indulge your inner Francophile and celebrate Bastille Day in festive French fashion amidst Hillwood's spectacular gardens, magnificent mansion, and exquisite French treasures at this annual festival. ... Highlights from the Collection Featured Object Catherine the Great Easter Egg, Faberge, 1914 ... NW Washington, DC 20008 Call us: 202.686.5807 ...
    07/14/2019 - 8:55 pm | View Website
  • Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens
    Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens - 4155 Linnean Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20008 - Rated 4.8 based on 509 Reviews "This is one of my... Jump to. Sections of this page. ... Hillwood forms an advisory committee comprised of leaders from Washington's GLBT community and launches its first annual Gay Day.
    07/14/2019 - 4:49 am | View Website
  • Hillwood Estate
    Hillwood estate is situated on 25 acres of landscaped gardens in northwest Washington, DC. It includes a Georgian-style mansion featuring Russian Imperial art and French decorative art.
    07/10/2019 - 12:39 pm | View Website
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