The Christmas Revels: An American Winter Solstice Celebration

For our 39th annual Christmas Revels, travel back to December 1870 and the elegant DC parlor of Senator Hiram Rhodes Revels, the first African American to serve in the U.S. Congress. The holidays have arrived in Washington and the household is preparing for a party! With joyous carols, heartfelt spirituals and toe-tapping dances, colleagues, friends, and guests from all walks … Read More