Monthly Programs

 All sessions are FREE and open to the public unless otherwise specifically noted.

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January 18, 2019 7:30 PM Traveling by Pullman  Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum Pullman Historian Kevin Tankersley will provide an overview of the history of the Pullman Company and describe how DCNRHS interprets and recreates the Pullman experience for today’s travelers through the Chapter’s operation of Dover Harbor. Free and open to the public. 1901 
February 15, 2019 7:30 PM Capital Transit Company Faces War Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum Ken Rucker of the National Capital trolley Museum will talk about the Capital Transit Company and the integral role it played in Washington, D.C. during World War II as the city transformed overnight from a sleepy Southern City to the center of the free world during World War II. Free and open to the public. 1902 
March 31, 2019 6:00 PM 75th Anniversary Gala at the Army Navy Country Club (Arlington, VA). - Tickets will go on sale soon.  Our annual gala and awards dinner celebrating rail history, DCNRHS accomplishments, and our members. This year we are very fortunate to welcome noted rail historian John P. Hankey who willl speak to Washington, D.C. rail history as it was in 1944, the year DCNRHS was founded.  190331 
April 19, 2019 7:30 PM A railroad related topic to be announced. Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum Free and open to the public. 1904 
May 17, 2019 7:30 PM A railroad related topic to be announced. Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum Free and open to the public. 1905 
June 21, 2019 7:30 PM A railroad related topic to be announced. Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum Free and open to the public. 1906 
July 19, 2019 7:30 PM A railroad related topic to be announced. Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum Free and open to the public. 1907 
August 16, 2019 7:30 PM Collinsville Inn - Restoration and Revival Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum DCNRHS' Chief Mechanical Officer Jim Lilly will take you behind the scenes and through the history and restoration of 1949 Budd Company Passenger Car Collinsville Inn, which was restored in 2015 by our members. Free and open to the public. 1908 
October 18, 2019 7:30 PM A railroad related topic to be announced. Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum Free and open to the public. 1910 
November 15, 2019 7:30 PM A railroad related topic to be announced. Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum Free and open to the public. 1911 
December 20, 2019 7:30 PM A railroad related topic to be announced. Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum Free and open to the public. 1912 
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