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Free Wi-Fi Hotspot Locations in Washington, DC

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Looking for free wi-fi in Washington, DC? Wi-fi is short for “wireless fidelity” and allows you to connect to the Internet from just about anywhere in Washington, DC. Whether you're visiting from out-of-town or just looking for a change of scenery, there are a number of free wi-fi hotspots in the city. The following cafes, restaurants, coffeeshops, hotels and other businesses offer free wifi internet access to the general public.

The Smithsonian Institution is currently installing a Common Wireless Access System to provide extended cellular coverage and free public wireless Internet access on the National Mall.

ArtiZen Café 1111 Pennsylvania Ave. NW

Asylum - 2471 18th Street NW

Aziz Cafe - 9th and O Streets NW

The Bread Line - 1751 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW – (202) 822-8900

Busboys and Poets - 2021 14 Street NW (202)387-POET

Columbia Heights Coffee - 3416 11th St. NW - (202) 986-0079

Couscous Café - 1195 20th St NW

Cravings - 1110 U St. NW, Washington, DC

Crumbs & Coffee - 1737 Columbia Rd (Adams Morgan) NW – (202) 232-1733

CyberSTOP Cafe - 1513 17th St. NW – (202) 667-3338

DC Public Libraries

District Deli - 1099 14th Street NW

Dupont Wireless (on Dupont Circle itself)

Farragut Square area - intersection of Connecticut Avenue and K Street NW

Federal Communications Commission Offices - 445 12th St. SW

Five Guys Famous Burgers & Fries - 1335 Wisconsin Ave, NW – (202) 337-0400

FoodBarDC - 1639 R.St. NW

Freedom Plaza Open Park Network - Pennsylvania Ave and 14th St NW

Health Bar - 1612 U St. NW – (202) 588-9255

Hotel George - 15 E Street NW

Hotel Helix - 1430 Rhode Island Ave, NW – (202) 462-9001

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