Embassy of Spain
 
 
 
About us
The Spanish Embassy is located in Washington, DC (2375 Pennsylvania Ave, NW. 20037) and our Consulates throughout the United States are in Boston, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, and San Francisco, Washington DC, and Puerto Rico.

   
Our Embassy
The Spanish Embassy in Washington, DC, represents the Spanish Government and fosters the close relations between the two countries. The growth of the institutional networking promotes mutual understanding and cooperation between our two countries.

  
The Ambassador
The Ambassador of Spain in the United States represents the Spanish government and its institutions in the US. He follows closely the events and opinion in the US and assures the protection of Spanish interests.
Mr. Ramón Gil-Casares Satrústegui is the Spanish Ambassador to the US.

 
Our Consulates
The Spanish government has consulates across the United States. They provide a number of legal-administrative services with effect in Spain, to Spanish citizens and also to foreigners with some connection to Spain (this includes visa services). Our consular offices are in Boston, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, and San Francisco, Washington DC, and Puerto Rico.
 

 
 
A little bit of History & Location
 
Spain and the United States established diplomatic relations in 1785, two years after American independence. In 1795 they signed their first treaty, the Treaty of Friendship, Limits, and Navigation. The first Ambassador was Diego María de Gardoqui and Arriquibar.
 
The Embassy is located at 2375 Pennsylvania Avenue near the Washington Circle, the new residence at Foxhall road was inaugurated in January 2004.The architect is Rafael Moneo- Winner of the Prizker of Architecture in 1995. The former Residence located in 16 St and Fuller is today being used for cultural and other events.
 
 
 
 
 

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  • 29 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * #DidYouKnow that two of the butlers at Blair House, the official @WhiteHouse guest house are from #Spain? Amb Gil-C… https://t.co/48aAsJWMso
  • 29 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * Ambassador Gil-Casares this morning at Blair House for his formal farewell reception with Acting Deputy Secretary o… https://t.co/e08PfPKtt3
  • 27 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * RT @nancysnegron: Amb #Gil-Casares is the epitome of a gentleman & skilled diplomat. It was a pleasure getting to know and work with him. h…
  • 27 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * Amb Gil-Casares was delighted to receive a flag flown over @uscapitol in his honor from Marie Royce, wife of… https://t.co/GiH7hXJkKZ
  • 27 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * Ambassador Gil-Casares candidly reflects on his nearly half-decade of service as Spain's chief representative in th… https://t.co/geoAEGvfvF
  • 27 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * RT @MarForEUR_AF: Learning about the @HecklerAndKoch G36 rifle from our Spanish Marine Allies! #SendTheMarines #ReadyForces https://t.co/GU
  • 25 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * RT @SmithsonianFolk: Catalonians have been building human towers for centuries. See how it's done on this Instagram Folklife Fieldtrip: htt…
  • 25 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * Prime Minister @marianorajoy with his European counterparts after the signing of the #RomeDeclaration today. #EU60 https://t.co/wUysweiNTs
  • 25 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * Prime Minister @marianorajoy is in Rome today where he signed the #RomeDeclaration, celebrating 60 years of shared… https://t.co/zKUM7zRMC6
  • 25 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * RT @EUintheUS: Looking back on EU's achievements, celebrate its values, & looking forward to #FutureofEurope w #EU27 https://t.co/MrEZzGGaf
  • 25 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * RT @EUintheUS: Read the Rome Declaration: https://t.co/hsWmERFcwi #EU60 #FutureOfEurope https://t.co/5LSQlnz3mx
  • 25 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * RT @EUintheUS: Thank you @WhiteHouse! We also look forward to another sixty years of shared security & prosperity! #EU60 #FutureOfEurope ht…
  • 25 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * 60 years ago today the Treaty of Rome was signed, laying the groundwork for the modern-day European Union, of which… https://t.co/QZL4OddDjI
  • 24 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * Learn more about the close working relationship between Spain and the United States in defense and security matters… https://t.co/7giQoJmBj7
  • 24 Mar @SpainInTheUSA * Defense Minister @mdcospedal & Secretary Mattis discuss the close defense relationship that Spain & the U.S. have s… https://t.co/IYfWMg0MYC

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  • Embassy of Spain in Washington, D.C.
    2375 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
    20037 Washington, D.C.
    Tfno: 202-452-0100
  • Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
    2801 16th Street NW
    20009 Washington, D.C.
    Tfno: (202) 728-2334
  • Defense Attaché Office
    4801 Wisconsin Ave. NW
    20016 Washington, D.C.
    Tfno: 202-244-0093
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