Upcoming Lectures

Pierre Charles L'Enfant and Thackara & Vallance. Plan of the City of Washington, 1792. Library of Congress. 

Archeology in Washington DC: New Technology and Historic Evidence

Lecture By :
Ruth Trocolli
DC Archeologist Ruth Trocolli will present an overview of recent archeological discoveries in Washington, with a focus on new technologies that are contributing to our understanding of the historic city.

Reservations for this lecture will become available on November 1, 2019 at www.hillcenterdc.org. This and other Overbeck Lectures are free and open to the public.


Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital.

Contact Number
Lecture Date
December 2, 2019
Cost of Lecture
Lecture Time
7:30 pm

Lecture Series

Since 2002, the Overbeck Project has presented four lectures per year by local historians, authors and scholars on the history of Capitol Hill and the larger Washington, D.C. community.

All lectures are open to the public and offered free of charge.

Past Lectures: