Discover National Harbor

Not only is National Harbor a beautiful waterfront destination, but its proximity to Washington, D.C., makes it a can’t-miss hot spot. Enjoy shopping and fine cuisine all within walking distance from the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center. Plus, we are only a short ferry ride away from our Nation’s Capital!

Enjoy these must-see attractions during your visit:

  • World-Class Dining: Choose from more than 40 restaurants ranging from fast-casual to upscale gastronomy. Enjoy your meal inside or score patio seating with beautiful views of the Potomac River.
  • Capital Wheel: Featuring 42 climate-controlled gondola cars, the area’s only observation wheel sends you 180 feet up in the air for breathtaking views of D.C.’s historic monuments.
  • Boutique-Style Shopping: Browse more than 65 shops and specialty stores, from clothing and collectibles to candy and cupcakes.
  • MGM National Harbor: Get a taste of Las Vegas at the MGM! Enjoy on-site gaming tables and slots or catch a show at the theater—performers have included ZZ Top, Cher, Britney Spears, and Bruno Mars.