Dupont Circle

Dupont Circle is an affluent historic neighborhood in Washington D.C. Essentially forming the city's Midtown, it is a hub for tourists and locals from across the city alike.
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Notable Places in the Area

Government building
The , headquartered in , United States, is one of the largest non-profit scientific and educational organizations in the world. Photo: AgnosticPreachersKid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an art museum founded by Duncan Phillips and Marjorie Acker Phillips in 1921 as the Phillips Memorial Gallery located in the Dupont Circle neighborhood of Phillips was the grandson of James H. Photo: AgnosticPreachersKid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies is a division of based in , United States, with campuses in , Italy, and , China. Photo: AgnosticPreachersKid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle in Washington D.C., most commonly known as St. Photo: APK, CC BY-SA 4.0.
Photo: Kurt Kaiser, CC0.

Localities in the Area

The of Downtown D.C. is the area immediately west of downtown. Photo: Dschwen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Adams Morgan, Mount Pleasant, and Columbia Heights are three bordering neighborhoods in Washington DC, each with a different character, but united in an unmistakable sense of dynamism, diversity, youth, and nightlife.

Washington, D.C, the capital of the and the seat of its three branches… Photo: Peterfitzgerald, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Dupont Circle

38.9109° or 38° 54' 39" north
-77.0427° or 77° 2' 34" west
79 feet (24 metres)
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Also Known As

  • Catalan: Dupont Circle
  • Chinese: 杜邦圆环
  • Dutch: Dupont Circle
  • English: Dupont Cir
  • English: Dupont Cir NW
  • English: Dupont Circle NW
  • English: Pacific Circle
  • French: Dupont Circle
  • French: Rond-point Dupont
  • German: Dupont Circle
  • Hebrew: כיכר דופונט
  • Japanese: デュポンサークル
  • Japanese: デュポン・サークル
  • Korean: 듀폰트서클
  • Latin: Circulus Dupont
  • Latin: Dupont Circulus
  • Norwegian: Dupont Circle
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Dupont Circle
  • Portuguese: Dupont Circle
  • Portuguese: Dupont Circle (Washington, D.C.)
  • Spanish: Círculo Dupont
  • Spanish: Dupont Circle
  • Urdu: ڈوپونٹ سرکل
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