More about House Tour 2023

Posted on March 9th, 2023 by Elizabeth Nelson

Celebrate 66 Years of Touring! Saturday, May 13, 4 – 7 pm – Sunday, May 14, 1 – 5 pm

The Capitol Hill Restoration Society’s annual House & Garden Tour is one of the highlights of the Capitol Hill calendar. Don’t miss this special Mother’s Day weekend treat. Tickets – $35 – available through Eventbrite beginning April 2. Tickets will be $40 on Tour weekend.

Tour stops may be visited in any order during tour hours:

  • 921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE (enter from E Street) – Hill Center – TOUR CENTRAL – Pick up your brochures and wristbands at will-call, open from 3 – 7 pm on Saturday and 12:30 – 5 pm on Sunday. Rest facilities and snacks available at this location.
  • 1013 I St. SE – a jewel box of a home with gorgeous custom upholstery, not to be missed
  • 426 11th St. SE – extensive updates since it last appeared on the Tour in 1985
  • 420 Walker Ct. (behind 426 11th St. SE) – modern construction in a historic alley
  • 350 11 St. SE –  sun-filled corner house with art collected in a lifetime of travel
  • 232 9th St. SE –  completely redone inside with a southwestern vibe
  • 209 10th St. SE –  amazing details with ornate plaster molding and a “spoondalier”
  • 211 10th St. SE – one of the oldest homes on the tour with an unusual floor plan, a cleverly designed staircase, and a guest house
  • 1020 Pennsylvania Ave SE #503 – fantastic use of space and spectacular views from the roof top patio
  • 131 11th St. SE – highly personalized renovation and unique garden (first floor and garden)
  • 640 East Capitol St. NE – grand spaces and mantels, and a charming garden (first floor and garden)
  • 617 A St SE – a music lover’s delight with one of the prettiest facades on the HillLink to brochure will be placed here

    Hill Center, 921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE

    420 Walker Ct. SE

    426 11th St. SE

    1020 Pennsylvania Ave SE

    350 11th St. SE

    131 11th St. SE

    211 10th St. SE

    209 10th St. SE

    617 A St. NE

    232 9th St. SE

    640 East Capitol St. NE

    1013 I St. SE