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

Embassy Row Tour: Big and Small

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Some countries' diplomatic presence in Washington is quite modest, with the minimal staff needed to maintain diplomatic relations. Others' can be quite extensive, with specialized offices for particular functions. Several embassies maintain educational offices to facilitate their countries' citizens at schools in America, and many embassies have offices for military staffs here as liaison to the U.S. Defense Department.

Embassy of Italy, near Rock Creek Park