Arts & Entertainment

Whether you're staying at GW during the summer to participate in a conference, take part in an internship or to take classes, be sure to take full advantage of the world renown arts and entertainment options that DC has to offer. The city's most popular attractions are just a walk or a Metro ride away from the campus.

Local sources for arts and entertainment include:


If you enjoy live music or would like to explore the musicians performing during your stay in DC, there are many different music venues with varying genres and artistic styles to choose from. 


DC boasts the second most theatre seats on the east coast, so consider taking a night out on the town to view one of the many powerful theatrical performances that happen each week.


If you enjoy going out on the town at night, DC has a wide array of nightlife options to choose from, many of them within walking distance to our Foggy Bottom campus.