History After Hours: Burn After Reading

Feel like playing with fire? Learn why some legacy-making ladies burned their letters and which celebrity gossip still makes us wonder. Claim plausible deniability as you snoop for secrets in Hamilton Was Here and ask an archivist about the pros and cons of saving stuff.

Our History After Hours series features extended evening hours from 5 – 8 p.m., special themed programs, happy hour food and drink specials, and full access to the Museum’s exhibits including timed screenings of Washington's War Tent.