Washington, DC - Upper Northwest DC (PDF Chapter)

Washington, DC - Upper Northwest DC (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Upper Northwest DC chapter from Lonely Planet’s Washington DC guidebook.

The serene and supremely pleasant Upper Northwest is host to a range of worthwhile sights from architecture and art to parks and wildlife, made all the better by a lunch break at some of the city’s most inventive restaurants.

  • admire the esoteric assortment of sacred and profane architectural features – including an unorthodox array of gargoyles – at the Washington National Cathedral
  • maps
  • be wowed by International Style architecture and modern art at the Kreeger Museum
  • transport
  • gain an insight into the lavish lifestyle of an heiress and admiring her top-drawer decora-tive arts collection and manicured garden at Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens
  • restaurants & bars

Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, Sports & Activities.

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