Without a doubt, you've got to spend time in historic Georgetown. Located less than 10 minutes from our Arlington hotel, this vibrant Washington, DC neighborhood dates back to 1751. You'll be surrounded by amazing architecture, historic sites, beautiful gardens, and a multitude of trendy restaurants, bars, and cafés. Main attractions include the Kreeger Museum, C&O Canal, Tudor Place Mansion, Georgetown University and the Shops at Georgetown Park.
Annual Mercy 5K Walk/Run
Concerts in the Park
Annual Georgetown French Market
What’s the easiest way to get to Georgetown?
Take the Metro! Get off at the Foggy Bottom-GWU Metro station, which is on both the Blue and Orange Metro lines. From there, it’s a 15-minute walk to Georgetown. You can also access Georgetown on the DC Circulator bus from the Rosslyn and Dupont Circle Metro stations. Get details at www.wmata.com.
What will I see on a tour of Georgetown?
You’ll see a whole lot and learn a whole lot. Walking tours like DC By Foot will take you to historic churches, Old Stone House, Martin’s Tavern, and the homes of the Kennedy Family. In-depth Georgetown history will be imparted as well as some of the district’s secrets. Find out more at http://www.freetoursbyfoot.com/washington-dc-tours/walking-tours/historic-georgetown/.