EU Open House 2022

  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Sat, May 14, 2022
  • 10:00 am — 4:00 pm
EU Open House 2022

Get to know Spanish culture through its art, gastronomy, and much more as European Union Embassies open their doors to share European culture with Washington, D.C. in this free event open to all.

.Visit Spain without leaving DC (and enter to win a ticket to visit Spain yourself)! Come see us on Saturday, May 14, as part of the EU Open House. Together with our European partners in DC, we’ll be showing off all that Spain and Europe have to offer at the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain, for free and with no need to register.

EU Open House

Culture, food, and fun

Sample Spain with a plate of paella, a pintxo of tortilla española (Spanish omelette), a sip of a refreshing Spanish beer, or a taste of some delicious chorizo. Join us for Flamenco performances throughout the day (11:30 am and 1 pm) courtesy of TorcuArt, plan your next trip with the Spanish Tourism Office, and enter for a chance to win a free flight to Spain on Iberia.

An event for the whole family

We want people of all ages to enjoy and learn about everything Spain has to offer. From bracelets, face paint, and Spanish “passport” stamps to science experiments led by ECUSA, the Association of Spanish Scientists in the United States, your kids will have their very own place at our Open House.

Current exhibitions at the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain

Get to know the Cultural Office of the Embassy of Spain better while enjoying a day accompanied by Spanish food and drinks. The following exhibitions are on show at the the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain:

Stay updated: All the information and logistics of the day, from a map of all the participating embassies to Lyft discounts, can be found on the European Union Delegation’s website. Be sure to follow the Embassy of Spain on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook to get the latest updates about the event and get excited to celebrate Spain and Europe with us. We’ll see you there!


Venue map

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain, 2801 16 th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20009


Free. COVID protocol: Masks are required indoors and COVID vaccination is recommended.

More information

EU Open House


Organized by the Delegation of the European Union to the United States and the Embassies of the 27 E.U. Member States to the United States. Spain's EU Open House 2022 is presented by the Embassy of Spain in Washington, D.C. Sponsors and participants include (in no particular order): Mahou, Goya, Joselito, Think FoodGroup, Taberna del Alabardero, COVAP, La Tienda, Inés Rosales, Tierra Callada, La Liga, Iberia, ECUSA (Association of Spanish Scientists in the nited States), FC Barcelona, Real Madrid, Torcuart, and Bodegas LAN.



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