Friday, February 02, 2024 - Saturday, April 20, 2024

“Amusements and Social Pleasures of 19th Century Washington” Exhibit

Meeting Place: 1874 Courthouse Visitor Center

Like today, leisure and recreation were an essential part of life for residents of Washington in the 19th century. Residents would take time to participate in many different activities to enjoy life and take a break from their regular chores. In this exhibit, see examples of what residents of 19th century Washington did for amusement and social pleasure.