Living in Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C. Address
Washington, DC 20001
Life in the capital
Johns Hopkins is evolving, and so is our impact. Carey Business School students can take full advantage of Johns Hopkins newest dynamic space in Washington, D.C. to enhance the professional and personal opportunities it presents. This newest location brings 150 years of unparalleled scientific and research leadership to the heart of D.C.
555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW is Johns Hopkins newest home in Washington, D.C. Located just steps away from some of the nation’s most famous landmarks, Johns Hopkins in D.C. is a space for our entire community to innovate, influence, and advance humanity.
What to do
When it comes to activities, few cities can match Washington, D.C. World-famous institutions of government, including the White House, the United States Capitol, the Supreme Court, and numerous others, offer regular tours. Many of the most famous museums in existence, including the National Museum of Natural History, the Air and Space Museum, the National Gallery of Art, and the National Museum of American History, are to be found here. In addition, reflecting its diverse and international population, the city offers an unparalleled schedule of major social, cultural, political, and education events throughout the year.
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As befits the nation’s capital, award-winning dining choices in Washington, D.C. run the spectrum from food trucks to four-star restaurants, with international cuisine well represented in this global city.
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Washington, D.C., is amply served by major highway, public transit, and airline modes. Two major airports, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Northern Virginia, along with nearby Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI), address the needs of national and international travelers.
Union Station serves as the southern anchor for Amtrak trains’ busy northeast corridor. From here, riders can access Carey’s Harbor East location in Baltimore via Maryland Rail Commuter (MARC) service, as well as points north, including New York. Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) Metro and bus service operate to and from Union Station. Interstate 95, I-495, and several other major arteries provide access to the city and surrounding communities in Maryland and Northern Virginia.
Public transit options in the nation’s capital are extensive and varied. The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority operates Metro and bus service which will take a rider within the area and to outlying suburbs in both Maryland and Virginia. Uber, Lyft, and rideshare programs are popular options, along with a large taxi fleet.
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