Indiana Avenue is a small street that runs 3 blocks (less than a half mile) in the Northwest quadrant of Washington D.C., in the United States. It is situated in the area known as Judiciary Square, 7th Street NW and 4th Street NW are its end points are. Originally the street was longer, but when the Federal Triangle complex was built, it eradicated a large section of Indiana Avenue.
Indiana Avenue is part of Judiciary Square. This neighborhood in Washington, D.C. is home to most of the federal and municipal courthouses. The area also has a number of office buildings, many of which feature executive suites. The buildings in Judiciary Square include H. Carl Moultrie Courthouse (Superior Court of the District of Columbia), District of Columbia City Hall (District of Columbia Court of Appeals), E. Barrett Prettyman United States Courthouse (United States District Court for the District of Columbia and the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, and the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims), One Judiciary Square (government offices), and several other buildings.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Areas to see around Indiana Avenue include the Judiciary Spare plaza. This green-space features a fountain, red cobbled-brick walkways, lampposts, and benches. The Darlington Memorial Fountain is a stunning gilded bronze statue by C. Paul Jennewein, located in the plaza. Other things to see in the area include National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial, Monuments to Abraham Lincoln, Albert Pike, John Marshall, and Sir William Blackstone, and the George Gordon Meade Memorial. Dining options near Indiana Avenue include The Source, Oyamel Cocina Mexicana, The Capital Grille, Carmine’s, Subway, and Charlie Palmer Steak. Poste Moderne Brasserie serves French cuisine and the very popular snack of French fries with truffle oil.
The area is served by several major airports, including Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport within 4 miles. Other airports near Indiana Avenue include Washington Dulles International Airport located 26 miles away. The area is served by the Judiciary Square station on the Red Line of the Washington Metro.