DUPONT CIRCLE / EMBASSY ROW
The convention's headquarters hotel—The Washington Hilton—is located in the heart of Dupont Circle, one of D.C.'s liveliest and most diverse communities.
The neighborhood is home to dozens of art galleries showcasing both up-and-coming young artists and established figures in the contemporary art scene, as well as the Phillips Collection, a museum offering an extraordinary art collection.
There are eateries galore in Dupont Circle, featuring food from Budapest to Buenos Aires and from extravagant menus to lunch-counter fare.
Take a stroll down Embassy Row—home to foreign embassies from all over the world and some of the most beautiful architecture and landscaping in the country.