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 Historic Clubhouse

The ANWC Clubhouse is located at 1607 22nd Street,NW, Washington, DC on Embassy Row and two blocks from the Dupont Circle metro. Street parking is available depending upon time of day and there are parking garages in the neighborhood.

Summer hours: (June-Aug) M, W, F 10:30 am - 2:30 PM Phone: 202-332-6770, Email:

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Wed. June 14th, 6:30 PM Annual Meeting/Election of Officers, **7:15  Anna Palmer of Politco's Playbook: Power Briefing  will address the ANWC's full house of members on this special evening. Click here to Reserve early!  It's sure to be a sold out evening. Our programs are open to members,  guests, and students.

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Scholarship Winners 2017

(left to right) Pres.NPC, Jeff Ballou, Scholarship winners Lisa Sullivan (George Mason University) and Makita Francis, (Howard University), ANWC EIJ honoree Susan Page and ANWC Pres. Helen R. White

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History in the Making: Cranford House

 Cranford House: Home to the American News Women's Club

ANWC is located at 1607 22nd Street, NW, Washington, DC 20008 at 22nd Street and Florida Ave., on Embassy Row between the Bulgarian and Estonian Embassies.  For use for an event contact Regular  office hours are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 10a-4p and move to summer hours in June. Call us at 202-332-6770 or e-mail us Street parking is available but limited depending on time of day. Parking garages are nearby on Mass. Avenue. Allow yourself time to park.


The Trupps, with Sandy Trupp as our revered member and her husband Phil and daughters make membership for the ANWC a family affair. Contact the Club office if you are interested in becoming an esteemed member.

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ELIZABETH BREE: Intern Extraordinaire! Special Thanks!

Thank you Elizabeth for your special service in support of the ANWC. Elizabeth interned with us as part of her Georgetown University Summer in Washington DC program.  She's back to Fordham University. 

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The American News Women's Club
1607 22nd Street, NW
Washington, DC 20008
Phone: (202) 332-6770
Fax: (202) 265-6092

The clubhouse is located on Embassy Row, two blocks northwest of the Dupont Circle Metro exit, between the intersection of Massachusetts and Florida Avenues. R Street immediately north of the clubhouse is a one way street running west. Although 22 Street is a two-way street, it may not be entered from the intersection of Massachusetts and Florida Avenues.

From Massachusetts and Florida Ave, continue north on Florida. Make your first left at the light on R Street Proceed half a block to 22nd Street. Make a left onto 22nd.The clubhouse is the third townhouse on the left hand side. We have a brass plaque out front with The American News Women’s Club.1607 22nd Street N.W.

Directions from the Metro
The ANWC metro stop is Dupont Circle on the red line. Using the north exit from the underground, go west on "Q" Street two blocks to Massachusetts Avenue. In the second block on your right, you will pass the Phillips Gallery, then the Cosmos Club as you round the corner onto Massachusetts Avenue.

At the light, Massachusetts Avenue, 22nd Street, and Florida Avenue intersect. Cross Florida Avenue to the island dividing Florida from 22nd Street. Turn right on 22nd Street. The clubhouse is the third building on the right, a red brick townhouse with double green doors and a brass plaque which says: American News Women's Club.

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