Come one, come all to the DAR Museum's first World's Fair event!
Join the DAR Museum on Saturday, August 12th from 10am-3pm to experience the excitement, innovation, and wonder of a c.1900 World’s Fair. Do you know what foods debuted at the Columbian Exposition? Or what games children played? Learn about the inventions that thrilled fairgoers and sample the popular foods. Celebrate cultures around the world by exploring the booths of local embassies and cultural centers. Fun for children and adults alike, this event is not one to miss!
The event will include:
• Tastings of foods debuted at World’s Fairs
• Craft activities for all ages
• Live musical performances
• “National Pavilions” organized by international cultural centers and embassies
• A museum scavenger hunt
• 19th century games
• And more!