Photos: How to Install a New Museum Exhibit

Back in late February, staff revamped the orientation exhibit in the visitors center at George Washington's Ferry Farm.  The new exhibit called The Science of History at Ferry Farm tells the story of how archaeologists and historians discovered the location of the Washington family home using, in some cases, the latest scientific techniques.  It includes a … Continue reading Photos: How to Install a New Museum Exhibit

Caring for Historic Kenmore: Climate Control

Editor's Note: The behind-the-scenes tour mentioned at the end of this post and on the video's end title is sold out. Today, we're linking to a behind-the-scenes video on The George Washington Foundation's YouTube channel.   In the video, Heather Baldus, Collections Manager, gives us a tour of Historic Kenmore's underground heating and cooling system. This geothermal … Continue reading Caring for Historic Kenmore: Climate Control