Shopping, Dining & Nightlife In Dupont CircleDon't miss out on this eclectic, bustling Washington, D.C. neighborhood! Dupont Circle is brimming with world-class shopping, dining, and nightlife, including galleries, bookstores, bars, coffee shops, and a multitude of gay-friendly nightclubs. Whether you're sipping wine at a swanky lounge, people watching by the fountain, or soaking in modern art at The Phillips Collection, Dupont Circle is the place to be.
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Best Book Shops
Best Bars & Clubs
- Tour the Victorian-style Brewmaster's Castle
- Explore the Mansion on O Street
Map/DirectionsDriving Direction to Dupont Circle
Distance from attraction: 1.3 miles
Why Stay at The Normandy Hotel?
- About a half mile from The Normandy
- Free breakfast buffet
- Daily wine and cheese hour
- 75 boutique-style rooms