The Esplanade

Easy access
to everywhere

Direct access to I-495, I-95, and I-295
5 minutes to Old Town Alexandria
15 minutes to downtown Washington, DC
20 minutes Reagan National Airport
45 minutes to BWI Airport

100+ events

From wine tasting and cinema al fresco
to live music and kid-friendly events, there
are wonderful things to do all year long.

150+ Stores, 30+ Eateries
& MGM National Harbor

Vintage boutiques, upscale shopping
centers, world-class gaming and
entertainment and breezy waterfront
dining – our location has something for everyone

capital wheel

National Harbor's newest icon

Get a stunning new view of the Washington skyline from 180-feet in the air. The brightly lit, 17-story Capital Wheel features 42 climate-controlled gondolas providing you with the best views in town.