Arlington is a beautiful Virginia suburb located just across the Potomac River from Washington D.C. While Arlington is most well known for being the home of the the Pentagon and Arlington National Cemetery, it's also consistently rated as a top place to live. Vibrant Crystal City offers a historic downtown including many popular shops, restaurants and bars.
Adjacent to our nation's capital
DC is famous for multiple prominent government buildings including the White House, the United States Capital, the Pentagon, the Supreme Court, the Library of Congress and FBI Headquarters.
Our nation's capital is well known for its 74 national historical landmarks. From the Washington Monument, to the Jefferson Memorial, to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, these iconic structures commemorate our presidents.
The Smithsonian is a group of museums and research centers that includes 11 museums and galleries on the National Mall. The Institution offers an astounding 154 million items on display, attracting more than 30 million visitors annually.
The DC metropolitan area is home to several highly-ranked universities, many of which offer renowned political science and public affairs programs. Top schools include Georgetown University, American University, Howard University, The University of Maryland and George Mason University.