The Wharf in the News

As the biggest development in the history of our nation’s capital, it’s no wonder The Wharf is creating quite a buzz. Want to keep up with the latest news and updates about DC’s world-class waterfront destination? Sign up for our newsletter or take a look below to browse the most recent headlines.

Do posh waterfronts make a city world-class? D.C. is betting hundreds of millions on it.

calendar icon June 26, 2018

At a cost of $2.5 billion, the Wharf is one of the most aggressive efforts in recent memory by the District, maybe by any city, to reinvent a waterfront.

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How A Millennial Jewelry Maker Hit Her Sales Milestone

calendar icon June 25, 2018

It’s difficult to describe Diament Jewelry in a single word. Simple, quirky, and soulful are a few Libby Diament uses.

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18 Places to Travel with Your Dog

calendar icon June 7, 2018

In 2017 Canopy by Hilton rolled out its North American "Paws in the Neighborhood" program at The Wharf in Washington, D.C. Tail-wagging perks like dog beds and dog-friendly resource guides help pets up to 75 pounds feel at home.

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How Politics and Prose Has Quietly Cooked Up a Clever New Business

calendar icon June 7, 2018

Politics and Prose, which has a new outpost at the Wharf and another coming to Union Market, schedules 700 talks a year around town, including big stars like Tom Hanks and Alec Baldwin.

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Del Mar will make you swoon for Spain

calendar icon April 30, 2018

Few chefs enjoy the Midas touch of Fabio Trabocchi, whose see-and-be-seen Italian restaurants around Washington come with the advantage of terrific menus and top-flight service. The chef’s latest hit takes place on the Wharf and pays homage to the cooking of Spain, the origin of his equally savvy wife and business partner, Maria.

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WBJ Awards The Wharf "Best New Development"

calendar icon April 30, 2018

It’s not every year D.C. welcomes a whole new neighborhood into its ranks. But 2017 saw just that with the opening of phase one of Hoffman-Madison Waterfront’s ambitious project, The Wharf.

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The 13 Dishes (and Other Things) I Can't Stop Thinking About

calendar icon April 24, 2018

In the nearly three months I spend on the road in search of a perfect night out, I eat dozens of meals that may not be Perfect but are perfectly wonderful. Here are some highlights from 2018.

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The Wharf Hosts Its First Cruise Ship Since Opening

calendar icon April 23, 2018

The Wharf welcomed American Constitution, its first visiting cruise ship since opening, on Sunday, April 22.

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Water Taxi & Wharf Jitney

Introducing one of the best ways to view the city and the easiest mode of transportation to get to destinations on the Potomac and Anacostia rivers: our new water taxi. And if you just want to get across the Washington Channel, catch our jitney to East Potomac Park for a round of golf or a leisurely stroll.

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Commercial Leasing

The District’s most noteworthy companies and retailers are setting down roots at The Wharf. Among the best commercial real estate in DC, our trophy spaces and prime retail locations provide prominent visibility and an attractive location with sweeping vistas and a lively after-work dining and entertainment scene.

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