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National Harbor, Maryland

Today, May 23, 2019

Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy
62 °F

Weather forecast from, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and the NRK

It's always 72° at the Wheel with climate-controlled gondolas!


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  • Create an unforgettable date night and experience The Capital Wheel, we are open 12 pm - 10 pm! All weekend long, active and retired military AND up to 4 family members experience The Capital Wheel FOR FREE!
    May 23, 2019
  • You could WIN a VIP Gondola Experience for 2 by entering our May sweepstakes. This experience includes an especially luxurious ride with front of the line access, complimentary Kodak photo package, sparkling water and a VIP Gondola with leather seats, a glass bottom and "Alexa" technology! Enter today!
    May 22, 2019
  • This Memorial Day we are honoring our veterans with a free ride on The Capital Wheel for all active and retired military PLUS four family members. Pay it forward and buy a beer for a solider visiting National Harbor at the Flight Deck. All of these specials will be on Memorial Day, May 27th!
    May 21, 2019
  • Tonight we’re honored to @turnitteal for Food Allergy Awareness Week! #TurnItTeal #FAAW19
    May 13, 2019
  • Today is the day to travel to a galaxy far far away... Happy Star Wars Day! Dress as your favorite character and get $4 tickets to The Capital Wheel!
    May 4, 2019
  • Tomorrow, there will be light years of fun at The Capital Wheel and Flight Deck! Take photos with your favorite characters, dress as your favorite character for $4 Capital Wheel tickets, and sip on $4 Star Wars Sangria and draft beer at the Flight Deck. We can't wait to see you tomorrow!
    May 3, 2019
  • This Saturday, get $4 Capital Wheel tickets when you dress as your favorite Star Wars character. Are you a Princess Leia or have you gone to the dark side? We will also have $4 Star Wars Sangria and Draft Beer at the Flight Deck! We can't wait for May the 4th!
    May 2, 2019

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