Opening Hours
Monday-Friday: 12:30pm-4:30pm
Saturday-Sunday: 12:30pm-7:15pm

Travel along the Potomac River to see the plethora of famous monuments and landmarks, with stunning reflective views of the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument and more.

Your guided 60-minute trip begins and ends at Transit Pier at The Wharf.  Tours depart at 12:30pm, 2:00pm, and 3:30pm every day of the week, with extra tours departing at 5:00pm and 6:30pm on weekends.

Tickets start at $14 for children and $20 for adults.  Reservations may be made online or at the Potomac Riverboat Company Water Taxi ticket booth based on availability.


Do It All on the DC Waterfront

Whether you like to be on the Potomac or prefer the sparkling views from land, The Wharf offers ample things to do and ways to enjoy the water. Dine in one of our fabulous restaurants. Browse our shops. Or join us during one of our festivals. Take a look at our upcoming events to plan your next visit.

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Get Your Fill at The Wharf

Fresh seafood is a given at DC’s Southwest Waterfront. But The Wharf offers more, including a wide selection of distinctive choices for food, drinks, and entertainment while you eat. Watch the chefs prepare your meal. Listen to live music. Or just people-watch while you savor the flavors of The Wharf.

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