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LIVING ON CONNECTICUT STreet

Discover Forest Hills: A Charming Neighborhood in NW Washington, D.C.

Forest Hills, nestled in the northwest quadrant of Washington, D.C., is a picturesque residential neighborhood bordered by Connecticut Avenue NW, Rock Creek Park, Chevy Chase, and Tilden Street NW. Often referred to as Van Ness, thanks to its proximity to the Van Ness-UDC Metro station and the nearby University of the District of Columbia campus, this area offers exceptional transit options with the Red Line and multiple Metrobus routes.

Steeped in history and surrounded by nature, Forest Hills is home to the scenic Soapstone Valley Park, a part of Rock Creek Park, and the historic site of Fort Kearny. Cultural attractions abound, with the Hillwood Museum housing exquisite decorative arts, including Fabergé eggs, and educational institutions like the Howard University School of Law and the Levine School of Music enriching the community. The neighborhood's international flair is highlighted by the presence of several embassies, including those of the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, and Suriname. Forest Hills offers a unique blend of tranquility, culture, and convenience, making it a coveted location in Washington, D.C.


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