A resource of and for the Washington, D.C. foreign embassy community

Embassy Row Tour: Types of Buildings

Back 9 Next


Embassies and other diplomatic missions occupy buildings of all shapes, sizes and ages.

Former Uruguayan Embassy on G Street, NW

Many of the smaller embassies occupy former residential buildings. The former Uruguayan embassy building on G Street (pictured, when it was still serving as the embassy) is one example.