Anacostia is home to two nationally prominent museums and boasts the best panoramic views of the rest of DC:
The Frederick Douglass National Historic Site
See where this respected civil rights leader lived for almost twenty years.
1411 W Street, SE
Open 9am – 4pm daily
The Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Explore DC and American History from an African-American perspective.
1901 Fort Place, SE
Open 10am – 5pm daily
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church Overlook
Finish the day with a breathtaking view of DC from the parking lot 380 feet above the Potomac.
1600 Morris Road, SE