Chinatown/Convention Center

Chinatown/Convention Center Travel Guide

Hotels in Chinatown/Convention Center

Construction on this property was completed in 1866 by Robert Mills, architect of the Washington Monument; before it was a hotel, it originally opened as the city’s first General Post Office.

Restaurants in Chinatown/Convention Center

Owned by José Andrés, Rob Wilder, and Roberto Alvarez of ThinkFoodGroup, Jaleo opened in 1993 and serves traditional Spanish tapas, as well as paellas and sangrias.

Things to do in Chinatown/Convention Center

Sometimes described as the best children’s museum in the U.S., this stately museum is anything but on the inside—it houses a dizzying number of hands-on play areas for kids.