Things To Do In Town

The NHC is just a few blocks away from some of the most iconic sights that our nation's capital offers. Check out the Washington DC Visitors Bureau to see a complete listing of attractions to visit during your stay in DC and to order an Official Visitors Guide and Map for free.


Visit some of the most recognizable symbols of representative democracy in the world.


Celebrate and recognize our nation's commitment to freedom and equality while taking in these iconic museums and sights only in DC.


Experience productions for audiences of all ages as they grace legendary stages in the nation's capital.


Explore this historic area of Northwest DC, along H and I Streets between 5th and 8th Streets. Along with the iconic Chinese "Friendship Archway," visitors will be able to catch a concert or game at Capital One Arena, home of the Washington Capitals, Wizards and Georgetown Hoyas.


Find the hip and hungry crowding into the restaurants and bars along the 14th Street corridor or looking for local produce at one of the DC markets held throughout the week. Explore more than 35 fabulous world-class shops and eateries in CityCenterDC. Discover Georgetown, full of charm, Michelin-approved restaurants, fantastic shopping, events for the whole family and plenty of scenic views. Finally, visit U Street, once the heart of black culture in America, as vibrant as ever with the furbished Howard Theater and an unparalleled music and nightlife scene.


Enjoy easy access to all of DC's top attractions with Red, Blue, Orange and Silver Line Metro Stops just three blocks from our venue. Or you can experience DC on two wheels. Capital Bikeshare is metro DC's bikeshare serviced with 4,500 bikes and 500+ stations across 7 jurisdictions.