Georgetown is a neighborhood in , south of and west of . It is the oldest part of the city, with buildings dating back to 1751.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Notable Places in the Area

is a private research university in the Georgetown neighborhood… Photo: Gtownsfs, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Dumbarton Oaks is a historic estate in the Georgetown neighborhood of It was the residence and garden of Robert Woods Bliss and his wife Mildred Barnes Bliss. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is an 88.5-acre island and national memorial located in the Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is the United States National Cultural Center, located on the in . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

The is the western section of downtown, including the central business district, sometimes known as Golden Triangle or K St, along with the Foggy Bottom neighborhood. Photo: Dschwen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a trendy historic neighborhood in Washington D.C. Photo: AgnosticPreachersKid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a heavily urbanized unincorporated area in located in the northeastern… Photo: Farragutful, CC BY-SA 3.0.


38.9048° or 38° 54' 17.4" north
-77.0625° or 77° 3' 44.9" west
62 feet (19 metres)
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