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NW Washington DC - A Map and Guide

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NW Washington DC (also known as Northwest DC) is located north of the National Mall and west of North Capitol Street. The largest of the four quadrants, NW Washington DC, contains most of the city’s federal buildings, tourist destinations, and wealthier neighborhoods. It encompasses the areas known as Penn Quarter, Foggy Bottom, Georgetown, Dupont Circle, Adams-Morgan, Columbia Heights, among others. Major attractions in NW include the museums on the north side of the National Mall, Verizon Center, National Cathedral, the White House, Rock Creek Park and many more. This map shows the boundaries of NW Washington, DC.

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