Explore the Area

Campus Community On the R.I.S.E.

The historic Congress Heights neighborhood surrounding the R.I.S.E. Demonstration Center is bursting with character, culture and even classic architecture. It’s appropriate that the new home to DC’s innovation hub was also once home to some of the country’s most notable scientists, artists and policymakers. Local businesses have been eager to join this blossoming community. Explore the area and check out some of our neighbors, which include Gateway DC and the Entertainment and Sports Arena, all within walking distance!

Explore the area below.

  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping
  • Parking