New Hampshire Avenue is a diagonal street located in Washington D.C. The street starts at the Kennedy Center and runs for five miles, then continues through Maryland as Route 650. The street comes to an end at 15th and W Streets NW, resuming on the other side of Columbia Heights. This avenue goes through several Washington neighborhoods including Foggy Bottom, Dupont Circle, Petworth and Lamond-Riggs.
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is located near New Hampshire Avenue. This performing arts center offers performances from Ballet West, many concerts including jazz, folk music and popular, as well as theater and other entertainments. There are many options around New Hampshire Avenue and the Kennedy Center that offer serviced offices.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Visit the nearby National Zoological Park. Part of the Smithsonian Institution, this zoo offers 2,800 animals and 435 different species. The park is 163-acres located in Rock Creek Park. Notti Bianche is a Washington, DC Italian restaurant that is located near the Kennedy Center and New Hampshire Ave. The setting is intimate, with just 42 seats, and the atmosphere is warm and inviting. It offers a world class wine list and a set 3-course theatre menu. Sequoia is located overlooking the Georgetown Waterfront. Enjoy outdoor dining during the season and a variety of contemporary American cuisine year round. If you aren’t hungry, this is a great place to have a drink and people watch.
There are three airports that serve Washington DC. The nearest major airport is Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, 4 miles from the city center. The second is Washington Dulles International Airport, offering international and domestic flights from Dulles, Virginia just 26 miles from DC. The third is Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport is 33 miles away in Baltimore, Maryland. There is an assortment of public transit services on or around New Hampshire Avenue, including Metrobus, Ride On and the Washington Metro. New Hampshire Avenue intersects with many major roads including Illinois Avenue NW, Georgia Avenue NW and passes through Dupont Circle where it meets Massachusetts Avenue.