Adams Morgan Heritage Trail, Washington DC

Eighteen markers illustrated signs combine storytelling with historic images along Adams Morgan to discover the history of this neighborhood known as much for its charming Victorian row-houses as its ethnic restaurants and bright murals, it’s what proposes The Adams Morgan Heritage Trail.

Heritage Trail highlight the unique history of DC & Adams Morgan neighborhood and its transition from the home of elite colonial families, revolutionaries and immigrants during the 19th century to an urban center for Washington & Hispanic community’s with great music and dining spots…

Trail highlights include:

  • The site of the first Toys ‘R’ Us, opened in 1948
  • The embassies of 16th Street
  • The once-prestigious Lanier Heights
  • The row houses and grand apartments of Kalorama Triangle and Victorian townhouses of 18th Street

Tip: The first sign is located at 16th Street and Florida Avenue, NW.

Enjoy your Tour! Jonathan

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