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The Former Residence is located within walking distance of the Columbia Heights Metro station and is on the S1, S2 & S4 MetroBus routes.

   

 
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Embassy Open House

​May 11, 2019, 10 A.M. - 4 P.M.

2801 16th Street, N.W.

Washington, D.C.​​ 20009​

Join us for a day filled with food, fun, and Spanish cultural activities for the whole family!

 

We welcome you to our cultural center, the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain on Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 10 A.M. to 4 P.M. for a taste of the best our country has to offer. Indulge in Spain’s world-class cuisine, learn about Spanish (and American) history with the Hispanics in History Cultural Organization, let your kids participate in interactive experiments with Spanish scientists, and get a head start on planning your next getaway to Spain!

 

Admission is free and open to the public. No reservations or tickets are required.

 

Food & Drink
 
Start off with a pintxo of tortilla española (Spanish omelette), a sip of gazpacho, or a bite of a delicious croqueta; wash it down with a nice Spanish beer or a glass of tinto de verano (sparkling sangría), and finish off your culinary experience with a classic Spanish dessert, like arroz con leche (rice pudding) or churros with chocolate.
 
Participating restaurants and food vendors:

Giveaways all day long

We'll be raffling off a jersey from FC Barcelona and a sampler basket from La Tienda!

 

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