Adams Morgan – A Place To Call Home
Adams Morgan is a lively and vibrant community that is one of the best places to live in our nation’s capitol. Conveniently located in the center of North West Washington, near the Metro, Rock Creek Park and just a couple miles from the National Mall, Adams Morgan is one of DC’s most diverse and charming neighborhoods with a stunning blend of culture and history. If you are seeking a welcoming and delightfully ethnic atmosphere in an area that is as friendly as it is diverse, you will fall in love with Adams Morgan.
The neighborhood hub of activity in the area is the crossroads of 18th Street and Columbia Road, the center of a commercial district that combines necessities such as a supermarket, a bank, a Starbucks, a drug store and a gas station with an unequaled variety of independently owned businesses. Essentials are important, but what really makes this a great neighborhood is the hundreds of unique, locally owned business that meet your every need, so you never have to get in your car after work.
- Hungry? Feast in dozens of restaurants from excellent to outstanding that feature cuisine from around the world.
- Like to shop? As you stroll through turn of the century row-house architecture, you’ll happen upon a menagerie of affordable (and some not so affordable) boutiques and explore the sensational art galleries, and specialty shops of every description.
- Thirsty? Like to go out at night? Adams Morgan is THE hotspot where the city’s young professionals meet. Music, dancing and fun are the steady fare of establishments such as Madam’s Organ, among the dozens and dozens of bars and nightclubs that will allow you to waste countless hours in a wide variety of drinking establishments while never straying more than a few blocks from home.
For those who make Adams Morgan their home, it is so much more than just a hip and happening place to hang out. Adams Morgan area boasts the city’s largest display of expressive art. Murals will be discovered around every corner, along with the sights, sounds and aromas of an internationally delightful experience.
The neighborhood enjoys two parks; Walter C. Pierce Park (a place where your four-legged friends are also welcome) and Kalorama Park. It also borders Rock Creek Park and is in walking distance to the National Zoo.