Attractions in DC

Attractions in DC

We may not visit all of these places as part of Access DC, but you can always visit them by yourself!  For more information about DC sites and attractions, visit the www.washington.org.

 

Wolf Trap Wolf Trap

Wolf Trap is America's National Park for the Performing Arts.  It includes an outdoor amphitheater and a separate indoor performance hall called The Barns.  Both venues feature musical performances and plays throughout the year.

 

The Kennedy Center kennedy center

The Kennedy Center, named in honor of  President John F. Kennedy, is a beautiful building with several theaters, including an opera house and a concert hall.  Every semester, EFL students have the opportunity to visit the Kennedy Center and see a variety of performances, including ballets and musicals.

Washington Nationals Baseball nationals

The "Nats" are Washington's major league baseball team.  Students usually go to a game in the spring or summer.  The opportunity to see the great American pastime isn't to be missed!

 

Potomac Riverboat Cruise potomac riverboat

The Potomac Riverboat Cruise is a great way to see DC from a different perspective.  

 

Nearby Restaurants

 

The Tombs

The Tombs is a favorite among students and faculty alike. With a wide selection of simple and classic American food and drink, this restaurant is popular as both an affordable lunch stop and a fun night out with friends. The Tombs is located right outside the main entrance of campus, and is a welcoming venue for all visitors.

Wisemiller's

For a cheap and tasty lunch, Wisemiller's (also known as "Wisey's") is a popular destination. This Georgetown establishment is known for its delicious sandwiches and salads, and is an affordable option for students. With a second location on Wisconsin Avenue, this Georgetown classic is a great place to grab a bit.