We look forward to hosting you at the 45th Annual ARNOVA Conference, held in Washington, DC. this year!
The conference will take place at Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill. The Hyatt Regency Washington is located in a central area that is less than a 15-minute drive to well-known areas of DC. During your stay here for the conference, we hope you will find an assortment of activities to enjoy. A city known for its many attractions, Washington DC is rich in arts, culture, history, and sight-seeing.
There are plenty of activities to explore during the day. With many historical venues all around, visiting places such as the White House, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery, and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall are a must. Have you ever wanted to view the original Declaration of Independence? The National Archives has this on display along with the U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights! Visiting the giant pandas at Smithsonian's National Zoo is also a great choice in activities especially after the baby boom in animals recently.
The city is full of museums and galleries as well. The Renwick Gallery, located near the White House, is home to the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s collection of contemporary craft and decorative art. The National Gallery of Art houses around 141,000 pieces of art, focusing on Western art from the Middle Ages through the present. A few others to visit are, The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, Freer and Sackler Galleries, and many more museums of the Smithsonian Institution. These museums and galleries are open daily from 10:00AM to 5:30PM.
DC provides its visitors with a variety of events that are entertaining and reasonable for everyone! Most venues and events are family friendly. Consider doing a Segway Tour or a Pedicab while being a tourist.
Below are additional links with many activities to explore while visiting, as well as more information on transportation throughout the city. The options are unlimited and we hope you enjoy your visit to the city for the 45th Annual ARNOVA Conference in Washington, DC.