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A great place to explore, the National Harbor is a waterfront destination on the banks of the Potomac River. Take a water taxi to Old Town Virginia, shop at the Tanger Outlets or try your hand at the MGM Casino. The National Harbor is just minutes away from DC, but has plenty of activities, restaurants and nightlife to keep you busy. Learn more about National Harbor here!

MGM National Harbor is located just outside Washington DC on the Maryland side of the Potomac River minutes from Reagan Washington National Airport. If you are coming early or staying late, this is a great area to explore.

Explore National Harbor, MD

The National Harbor is a waterfront destination with numerous shops and restaurants to explore. The National Harbor Circulator shuttle provides easy low cost transfers between Downtown National Harbor, Gaylord National Hotel, Tanger Outlets, MGM National Harbor. The National Harbor is just minutes away from DC, but has plenty of activities, restaurants and nightlife to keep you busy. Learn more about National Harbor here!

Explore Old Town Alexandria, VA

Across the river is the historic town of Old Town Alexandria. Take a water taxi to the foot of the main shopping and dining street in Old Town. Nationally recognized for its rich history and beautifully preserved 18th- and 19th-century architecture, Alexandria is an extraordinary backdrop for acclaimed, chef-driven restaurants; a thriving boutique scene; vibrant arts and culture; and a welcoming, walkable lifestyle. Alexandria is the relaxed and refined home base for your DC vacation and an unforgettable getaway of its own. [put in link sent by Visit Alexandria. 

Water Taxi-Potomac Riverboat Company

Take the Water Taxi to and from Alexandria and National Harbor and Gaylord for shopping, dining, & more! Service provided daily between Alexandria in Virginia, the Gaylord National Hotel, and the National Harbor in Maryland.