The Embassy
 
 
 
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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  • 22 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * In 🇪🇸, we are proud of our linguistic #diversity! Our Constitution recognizes all Spanish languages as official in… https://t.co/JmVpEN7ZE9
  • 21 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * Today we celebrated the opening of @NavantiaOficial’s U.S. branch office in D.C.! Navantia is a Spanish shipbuildin… https://t.co/2qcWazYdEv
  • 21 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * While in #PuertoRico 🇵🇷, in addition to welcoming the #JuanSebastiánDeElcano upon its arrival to San Juan, Amb. Cab… https://t.co/jWUIW6de3f
  • 21 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * @Oteador970 ¡Está disponible en español también! https://t.co/VUhNTIf8x9
  • 21 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * Does that place look familiar? It’s the @museodelprado! The Prado Museum was the center of the 1961 movie, “The Hap… https://t.co/KPu3XaVJHP
  • 20 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * Due to inclement weather, the Embassy and Consulate will be closed today. A causa de la nieve, la Embajada y el Co… https://t.co/YsCjSmdsMu
  • 20 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * #DidYouKnow that the U.S. will soon be the country with the 2️⃣nd largest number of #Spanish speakers in the world?… https://t.co/T9XByAmaaE
  • 20 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * RT @chefjoseandres: I want to welcome #JuanSebastiandeElcano to Puerto Rico and to USA! First time I came to America was as a sailor on the…
  • 19 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * We join @USembassyMadrid in mourning the loss of Ambassador Richard Gardner, US Amb. to Spain from 1993-97, a drivi… https://t.co/0WnYfOczJS
  • 19 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * "Viajar, conocer y, por lo tanto, tener la oportunidad de aprender es algo que tiene un valor incalculable, que es… https://t.co/itasYKBMFR
  • 19 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * RT @SpainInTheUSA: @chefjoseandres was awarded with the Gold Medal of Merit in the Fine Arts (Medalla de Oro al Mérito en las Bellas Artes)…
  • 19 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * @chefjoseandres was awarded with the Gold Medal of Merit in the Fine Arts (Medalla de Oro al Mérito en las Bellas A… https://t.co/usE4GD0oEr
  • 19 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * The arrival of the #JuanSebastiánDeElcano to the Port of San Juan, Puerto Rico today. The floating embassy, a Spani… https://t.co/UOI0ZvT3Jk
  • 17 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * #OnThisDay last year, 🇪🇸 figure skater @javierfernandez won 🥉 at the #PyeongChang2018 Olympics. A 3 time Olympian &… https://t.co/VODUVn4zU2
  • 17 Feb @SpainInTheUSA * This #SpanishCitySunday takes us back to Andalusia! The SE town of Níjar is one of the most picturesque in 🇪🇸, whet… https://t.co/6q0dqhJXG6

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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
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    4801 Wisconsin Ave. NW
    20016 Washington, D.C.
    Tfno: 202-244-0093
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