Penn Quarter is one of the most action-packed neighborhoods in DC to live, play and work in.

Visit the White House, shop for new fashions, discover unique museums, watch live sporting events or catch a great performance at the theater.

Capitol Building View from Pennsylvania Avenue

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AND CULTURE is the only national museum devoted exclusively to the documentation of African American life, history, and culture. It was established by Act of Congress in 2003, following decades of efforts to promote and highlight the contributions of African Americans. To date, the museum has collected more than 36,000 artifacts. 

National Museum of African American History and Culture

WORLD WAR ii MEMORIAL is a memorial of national significance dedicated to Americans who served in the armed forces and as civilians during World War II.

Consisting of 56 pillars and a pair of small triumphal Arches surrounding a plaza and fountain, it sits on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., on the former site of the Rainbow Pool at the eastern end of The Reflecting Pool, between the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington Monument.

 

 

World War 2 Memorial