AOL Travel
Print

Dupont Circle, Washington DC

Dupont Circle - Washington DC, District of Columbia
Dupont Circle
1500 New Hampshire Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20036Map
+1 202 789 7000
Neighborhood: Dupont Circle
Overview

With its funky shops and trendy restaurants and bars, Dupont Circle is one of the hippest neighborhoods in Washington. Its cosmopolitan air draws visitors both young and old, straight and otherwise. Once a neighborhood of old money and the nouveau riche, Dupont Circle today is home to artists, intellectuals and young professionals. The neighborhood's turn-of-the-century mansions and brownstones, formerly home to prominent families, today house art museums, restaurants, embassies and fun shops. Dupont Circle is also home to the Phillips Collection, one of the city's foremost art museums with paintings by Renoir, Degas and C├ęzanne.

Write a Review

How would you rate your overall experience with Dupont Circle?
Dupont Circle General Information
  • Open Hours: Sunday to Saturday from 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: Dupont Circle
AOL Traveler Rating
0 POSITIVE Vote » Thanks for voting!
0 NEGATIVE Vote » Thanks for voting!
ADVERTISEMENT