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

Adjacent to the lobby of the International Spy Museum, this casual café is ideal for a quick bite before or after touring the exhibits.

Things to do in Chinatown/Convention Center

Now renamed the Donald W. Reynolds Center, the Old Patent Office Building is the focal point of the Penn Quarter, covering an entire city block at the intersection of 8th and F Streets.