Dupont Circle

Dupont Circle

Once the hub of political activism and the city’s LGBTQ scene, Dupont Circle is a unique neighborhood with a two-acre park at its center. DC’s international heart, this cosmopolitan neighborhood is renowned as the city’s gathering place. The area is known for its plethora of restaurants and streateries, vibrant blend of local retail favorites, traveler attractions, historic homes, and riveting architecture. Come for the Sunday farmers market—the best in the city—and then stay for brunch. Or experience First Friday each month by gallery hopping during happy hour.

54 Retailers and Restaurants

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Main Street Dupont Circle Main Streets

Ward 2