District Center, at 555 12th Street NW, is located in the heart of Washington's downtown business center, with unparalleled access to all commuting routes, local amenities and seats of power. District Center's architecture is a refined blend of contemporary design and 19th century classicism. Developed in two phases, District Center encompasses an entire city block; bounded by 11th and 12th Streets to the east and west, and by E and F Streets to the north and south. The building is also one of the city's most sustainable, boasting a LEED Gold certification and Energy Star Score.
Long established as the cultural and retail heart of the city, the area surrounding District Center offers a captivating mix of old Washington charm and new city convenience. The property is surrounded by notable landmarks including the White House, National Portrait Gallery, Ford's Theater, National Theater, Smithsonian American Art Museum, as well as Capital One Arena, which seats over 20,000 patrons and hosts over 200 events annually. District Center's convenient location is also directly across the street from the Metro Center Metrorail stration, providing access to Northern Virginia, Southern Maryland and all areas of Washington, DC on the Red, Blue, Orange and Silver Lines.