The sun is shining, there are people strolling along the national mall from all over the world, it’s definitely summer in our nation’s capital! There is so much to do in Washington, DC this summer; paddle boating on the Tidal Basin, picnics on the national mall, and of course, sipping cocktails on the patio at Quill. Welcome to The Jefferson, we can't wait to help you spend your summer in Washington, DC!
Before setting off on a journey around our nation's capital, why not savor your morning coffee with our in-house historian, available for a casual chat without an appointment regarding the hotel's collection of framed Jefferson autographed documents, the life of Thomas Jefferson, or can recommend points of interest around Washington, DC that are ideal for families, couples or is happy to assist anyone who is heading out on the hotel's WHERE'S TOMMY Instagram adventure! Aaron Killian, our hotel historian is available on Saturday mornings from 9:00am - 1:00pm.
Guests are also invited to enjoy our exclusive self-guided WHERE’S TOMMY? tour of DC any day of the week, visiting eight locations in and around the city where Thomas Jefferson stands. When you arrive to each location, document your presence by taking a picture of character Tommy with your smart phone, and upload to Instagram with the handle @TheJeffersonDC and hashtag #WheresTommyDC and when you return you can unwind and enjoy cool treat compliments of our chef and receive a bobble head for completing the entire tour. For information about how to use Capital Bikeshare, DC's bike share program our concierge team can assist you!
When you return at the end of your day, unwind and enjoy a cool homemade Tommy pop compliments of our chef.
We’re also upping the ante this summer with our Where's Tommy On Vacation contest! Enter to win an overnight stay at The Jefferson, Sunday Supper for two in Quill or Brunch for two in Greenhouse! To view contest details, click here or visit www.wherestommyonvacation.com .
*The WHERE'S TOMMY Experience is FREE for all resident guests and is subject to availability.