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Life in D.C.

Cornell in Washington’s Wolpe Center is located at 2148 O Street NW, in the heart of Dupont Circle, a historic district known for its architecture.

There’s lots to discover here, from inviting bistros and interesting shops to museums and the Dupont Circle fountain, a great place to enjoy the outdoors.

Spring 2024 students on trolley tour of DC

The constant flow of people working, visiting, and playing in the area brings a definite buzz to Dupont Circle. The diversity of activities offers something for all CIW students.

And if you’re looking for more to do, the CIW community hosts plenty of activities. Past events have included

  • Trolley tours of the city
  • Performances at the Kennedy Center
  • Baseball games at Nationals Park
  • Behind-the-scenes tours of famous Washington sites, such as the Senate Building
  • Potlucks
  • Movie nights

and much more!

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And check out the official D.C. tourism site for more great ideas about places to visit.