Adams Morgan is a neighborhood in Northwest Washington, DC known for its vibrant culture and nightlife. Adams Morgan got its name when two elementary schools were joined: Thomas P. Morgan Elementary School and John Quincy Adams Elementary School.
Many different cultures thrive in this area, which is reflected in its multi-cultural cuisine, arts, and general feel. From Ethiopian restaurants to Hooka bars and ethnic murals, Adams Morgan reflects the worldly nature of its population.
Adams Morgan is known as one of the most popular nightspots in DC and boasts a dense population of restaurants and bars along its main strip. In fact, there are currently over 90 establishments with a liquor license, putting Adams Morgan in the same league as other DC neighborhoods known for entertainment like Georgetown.
Adams Morgan is also conveniently located near Rock Creek Park and contains various parks for those interested in outdoor activities.