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Old Post Office Pavilion

1100 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2501
+1 202-289-4224
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Historic 1899 building where visitors can go up to the clock tower for dramatic views of D.C.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
1100 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2501
Federal Triangle
+1 202-289-4224
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The old post office is now a hotel but the tower is still under control of the park service and is open to the public for viewing. It is a good spot to get a free panoramic view of D.C.

Thank travellingman1352
Reviewed 2 days ago

Located in the Trump International Hotel WA DC south-side (entrance next to Starbucks), this is the clock tower of the old post office. It is managed by the National Park Service. Ride the small elevator to the top of the tower for amazing views and...More

Thank Route66travel
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wanted to take my parents somewhere different in DC (because I feel like we've gone to all the museums) and decided to take them to the Clock Tower. It had an amazing view of DC and you could see everywhere, from the Pentagon, the...More

Thank Julia S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed with my family for 4 nights. The hotel amenities is good. Bathroom is quiet big. Bed is not good. The room environment is great. My room was king executive and my daughters and son was 2 beds executive as well . It was...More

1  Thank Abd M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visit the hotel and take in the beauty of the surroundings. Then, go up into the tower and see Washington from a new vantage point. It's excellent..!!

Thank TWS500
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Location is in the TRUMP hotel but don't use the hotel entrance. The tower is signposted on the small pedestrian direction signs on most streets around the Federal Triangle area. Entry is directly opposite the Federal Triangle Metro station just down the side of Starbucks...More

3  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There were security guards outside who were very helpful at directing us to the correct place. You will need to stop for a security screening on the ground floor, but the attraction is free. On the elevator ride, you can look out into the atrium...More

3  Thank TexasMomTW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The entrance is a little hard to find but the views are worth it. If you go early the lines are not bad at all. There is a 360 degree view at the top. Washington monument is closed at the moment so this is the...More

Thank Melinda H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Since the Washington Monument is still closed, the Old Post Office may currently be the top spot for the best views of DC, plus it still seems "unknown" so we did not encounter a waiting line (during the very crowded week of July 4 in...More

1  Thank USALouise
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great view and does not have the wait of the Washington Monument. It is inside the Trump International Hotel in DC but it is run by the park service. As a national park service facility its is free to visit and you do not need...More

1  Thank pdrocean
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20 March 2016|
Response from Micolski2013 | Reviewed this property |
We were there last April and it was closed at the time and are not certain as to whether the renovations have been completed. It looked like a very extensive renovation so I wouldn't be surprised if it hasn't opened yet... More
15 April 2015|
Response from pathfinderwavohio | Reviewed this property |
Shirt and shoes other than that casual dress is the usual attire.