Thu Feb 29, 2024

Soar to New Heights at The Capital Wheel

Welcome to The Capital Wheel at National Harbor, Maryland. Open year round, enjoy
breathtaking views enclosed in warm and cozy climate-controlled gondolas. Take in the bird’s eye view of the nation’s capital, Washington Monument, National Harbor and the Potomac River. Whether you are planning a family outing, a romantic date night, a team building event or a group tour we have something for everyone. Book your tickets or package today for an experience you’ll never forget!

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Soar to New Heights

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Waterfront Lounge

Flight Deck

Classic fun & new memories

Spirit Park Carousel

the national harbor
The National Harbor
OUR PLACE ON THE POTOMAC

The vibrant Waterfront District at National Harbor features boutique shops, restaurants and entertainment options along the picturesque promenades. The iconic Capital Wheel—a 180-ft observation wheel—offers guests unprecedented views of DC, Maryland and Virginia. National Harbor is home to two of Maryland’s Four Diamond rated hotels. The Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center is the East Coast’s largest non-gaming hotel and convention center. It has almost 2,000 hotel rooms and 600,000 sq. ft. of meeting space. The MGM National Harbor is an integrated luxury entertainment resort featuring renowned chef-driven restaurants, a 3,000-seat state-of-the art theater and one of the largest gaming floors outside of Las Vegas. Tanger Outlets offers guests the best deals with 85 premium brands. Topgolf National Harbor will join the mix in summer 2019. Interactive public art and a robust calendar of events round out this destination that welcomes more than 12 million visitors a year and is home to more than 2,000 residents.