Special Event


Annual Easter Egg Hunt 2019

Frederick Douglass National Historic Site




1411 W Street SE, Washington, DC 20020

Dates & Times


Saturday, April 20, 2019


10:00 AM


3 hours

Type of Event

Children’s Program
Cultural/Craft Demonstration
Guided Tour
Volunteer Event

SCHEDULE 10:00 – Check-in at the Visitor Center 10:15 – Easter egg hunt will begin for children ages 6 and older. 10:30 – Easter egg hunt will begin for children ages 5 and younger. 9:30am – 1:00pm - Arts & crafts lead by EYL 365 Project and Konsider Dis, plus face painting with Rain Young 10:30am – 1:00pm – Lawn games and house tours 11:30am – 12:30pm – Easter Bunny 12:00 – Story time: Dr. Kelsi Bracmort will read her new book, "Simone Visits the Museum," and be available to sign your copy all day


Celebrate the lasting legacy of Frederick Douglass’s at the National Park Service’s annual Easter Egg Hunt. The event will take place on Saturday, April 20, 2019 from 10 am to 1 pm at Frederick Douglass National Historic Site in historic Anacostia, Washington D.C.

At this FREE community event, children ages 0-12 will hunt for Easter eggs, take pictures with the Easter bunny, play games on the lawn of Cedar Hill, and experience the power of place with ranger led tours of Douglass’s historic home. Join in the fun with arts and crafts lead by local community organizations Konsider Dis and EYL 365 Project. Enjoy story time with Dr. Kelsi Bracmort, author of Simone Visits the Museum and DC native, and get your book signed!

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Contact Information

Richard Moorer
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