American Girl

Washington D.C.

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Welcome to American Girl Washington, D.C.

Come to Tysons Corner Center near Washington, D.C., where girls can enjoy their favorite shops, casual dining in the Bistro, and extra-special celebrations. change location

8090L Tysons Corner Center, McLean, VA 22102
GPS location: 1961 Chain Bridge Road, Tyson, VA 22102

Shopping

Find shops featuring all of our characters—from historical favorites to My American Girl® dolls to our current Girl of the Year—plus Bitty Baby and the Bitty Twins. Add to the fun by exploring outfits, accessories, and furniture that help make every doll's world complete. Don't forget to browse our bookstore with titles that open up girls' imaginations and inspire them to dream big. Learn more

Enjoy the help of a personal shopper: Schedule an appointment today.

Dining

When you’re ready for a casual bite with that special touch, visit the American Girl Bistro. You and your girl can select from fun appetizers, two-course dinners, or rich and creamy desserts. Prices subject to change. Now accepting reservations through October 21. Learn more

  • Lunch is $17 per person, excluding tax and gratuity.
  • Dinner is $17 per person, excluding tax and gratuity.
  • Children’s menu (4 years and under) is $7.50 per person, excluding tax and gratuity.
  • Brunch is $16 per person on Saturdays, excluding tax and gratuity.
  • Afternoon Tea and Craft (served weekdays, 2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.) for $12 per person, excluding tax and gratuity.

Sample Menu

Doll Hair Salon

Let one of our stylists treat your girl’s American Girl doll to a new ’do! Visit the Doll Hair Salon and watch our specialists work their magic. Learn more

Bistro Birthday Celebration

Celebrate her big day with an American Girl party! This all-inclusive package will help make it a day she'll never forget—every party guest will enjoy a delicious meal in the Bistro, cake and ice cream, and a take-home goody bag. For girls ages 3 and up. Learn more

Deluxe Birthday Celebration

Host a celebration like no other! This party takes place in your very own private dining area and features a tasty meal, a hands-on craft, table games, cake and ice cream, goody bags, doll tiaras, a special gift for the guest of honor, and so much more. For girls ages 8 and up. Learn more

Special events

For events that require reservations, please call 877-247-5223.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
9:00 a.m.
American Girl at the Smithsonian Gardens
Share a behind-the-scenes peek at the beauty and science of one of the loveliest gardens in America! Your day begins with a delicious brunch for you and your girl at the American Girl Bistro. Then, a private coach bus will take you to the Smithsonian, where you’ll get to meet the institute’s gardeners in the beautiful Enid A. Haupt Garden south of the Smithsonian Castle for a special gardening program. Girls will get a hands-on lesson in how gardeners recycle—from composting to rainwater conservation to seed collection. Round-trip transportation from American Girl to the Smithsonian will be provided.
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Thursday, July 24, 2014
1:00 p.m.
Summer Flower Anklet Craft
Your girl can put her best—and most fashionable—foot forward. This free event will let her create a tropical anklet for herself using colorful paper flowers. She can also craft an anklet just for her doll!
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1:00 p.m.
Isabelle’s Scavenger Hunt
Learn about Isabelle, our newest Girl of the Year! Your girl will go on a seek-and-find scavenger hunt throughout the store, collecting fun facts about Isabelle along the way. Plus, she’ll get a free American Girl poster at the end!
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Tuesday, July 29, 2014
1:00 p.m.
Summer Reading Bookmark Craft
Celebrate summer reading with American Girl! At this craft event, your girl will decorate her own bookmark and summer reading log to keep track of all the great books she’ll read over break. Includes a doll-sized poster to take home.
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1:00 p.m.
Isabelle’s Scavenger Hunt
Learn about Isabelle, our newest Girl of the Year! Your girl will go on a seek-and-find scavenger hunt throughout the store, collecting fun facts about Isabelle along the way. Plus, she’ll get a free American Girl poster at the end!
Learn More
Thursday, July 31, 2014
1:00 p.m.
Summer Flower Anklet Craft
Your girl can put her best—and most fashionable—foot forward. This free event will let her create a tropical anklet for herself using colorful paper flowers. She can also craft an anklet just for her doll!
Learn More
1:00 p.m.
Isabelle’s Scavenger Hunt
Learn about Isabelle, our newest Girl of the Year! Your girl will go on a seek-and-find scavenger hunt throughout the store, collecting fun facts about Isabelle along the way. Plus, she’ll get a free American Girl poster at the end!
Learn More
Friday, August 1, 2014
3:00 p.m.
Summer Flower Anklet Craft
Your girl can put her best—and most fashionable—foot forward. This free event will let her create a tropical anklet for herself using colorful paper flowers. She can also craft an anklet just for her doll!
Learn More
5:00 p.m.
Summer Fun Celebration
Get set for sun and fun! During this event, your girl will enjoy a delicious meal, join in colorful activities, and make tropical crafts—including a mini beach tote for her doll. Plus, she’ll take home a special American Girl book and a set of Crayola® Fabric Markers!
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Saturday, August 2, 2014
9:00 a.m.
Doll ’Dos & How-Tos: Jewel Highlights
Your girl can learn tips and tricks for giving her doll a one-of-a-kind look! Our Doll Hair Salon stylists will show lots of ways to style her doll’s hair using our new Jewel Highlights Set, three gem-toned, clip-in hair colors made just for My American Girl® dolls. Your girl will get hands-on tips from our experts—and she’ll get to take the highlights home!
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Monday, August 4, 2014
9:00 a.m.
American Girl on the Monuments Cruise
See the sights of Washington, D.C. with your favorite girl! Your day begins with a delicious brunch together at the American Girl Bistro. Then, a private coach bus will take you to Georgetown, where you’ll board a cruise boat on the Potomac River. You’ll see highlights such as the Jefferson Memorial, Washington Monument, Memorial Bridge, and more. As an extra treat, your girl will get a goody bag to take home. Round-trip transportation from American Girl to the cruise will be provided.
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Tuesday, August 5, 2014
1:00 p.m.
Summer Reading Bookmark Craft
Celebrate summer reading with American Girl! At this craft event, your girl will decorate her own bookmark and summer reading log to keep track of all the great books she’ll read over break. Includes a doll-sized poster to take home.
Learn More
Thursday, August 7, 2014
1:00 p.m.
Summer Flower Anklet Craft
Your girl can put her best—and most fashionable—foot forward. This free event will let her create a tropical anklet for herself using colorful paper flowers. She can also craft an anklet just for her doll!
Learn More
Friday, August 8, 2014
5:00 p.m.
Trips and Travels Together
A simple trip can inspire many playful adventures! This event will offer your girl a chance to capture her own special travel moments with her My American Girl® doll during her spring and summer breaks. Includes a delicious meal, fun journaling activities, and a special American Girl book for her to take home!
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Tuesday, August 12, 2014
11:00 a.m.
Bitty Baby and Me Story Time
Discover the wonderful world of Bitty Baby with your little girl! Sit close and listen to a reading of Bitty Baby and Me, a hopeful story about a magical mermaid adventure and making a wish come true. Enjoy a fun activity together, too.
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1:00 p.m.
Summer Reading Bookmark Craft
Celebrate summer reading with American Girl! At this craft event, your girl will decorate her own bookmark and summer reading log to keep track of all the great books she’ll read over break. Includes a doll-sized poster to take home.
Learn More
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
9:00 a.m.
American Girl and the Washington Mystics
Share an exciting, memorable day with your favorite sports fan! Your experience begins with a delicious brunch for you and your girl at the American Girl Bistro. A private coach bus will take you to the Verizon Center, where you’ll have a seat at the Washington Mystics basketball game—then, your girl will get to come down onto the court for a special free-throw experience and group picture! Round-trip transportation from American Girl to the game will be provided.
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Thursday, August 14, 2014
1:00 p.m.
Summer Flower Anklet Craft
Your girl can put her best—and most fashionable—foot forward. This free event will let her create a tropical anklet for herself using colorful paper flowers. She can also craft an anklet just for her doll!
Learn More
Friday, August 15, 2014
5:00 p.m.
Celebrate Pets!
A girl’s pet is her “fur-ever” friend. And just like her doll, each pet’s personality is “paws-itively” unique! During this event, your girl will enjoy a delicious meal and fun activities that celebrate pets—including a color-in bandanna craft that shows off her American Girl pet’s one-of-a-kind style! Plus, she’ll take home a special book and a set of Crayola® Fabric Markers.
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Saturday, August 16, 2014
9:00 a.m.
Doll ’Dos & How-Tos: Jewel Highlights
Your girl can learn tips and tricks for giving her doll a one-of-a-kind look! Our Doll Hair Salon stylists will show lots of ways to style her doll’s hair using our new Jewel Highlights Set, three gem-toned, clip-in hair colors made just for My American Girl® dolls. Your girl will get hands-on tips from our experts—and she’ll get to take the highlights home!
Learn More
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
1:00 p.m.
Summer Reading Bookmark Craft
Celebrate summer reading with American Girl! At this craft event, your girl will decorate her own bookmark and summer reading log to keep track of all the great books she’ll read over break. Includes a doll-sized poster to take home.
Learn More
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
9:00 a.m.
American Girl at the Smithsonian Gardens
Share a behind-the-scenes peek at the beauty and science of one of the loveliest gardens in America! Your day begins with a delicious brunch for you and your girl at the American Girl Bistro. Then, a private coach bus will take you to the Smithsonian, where you’ll get to meet the institute’s gardeners in the beautiful Enid A. Haupt Garden south of the Smithsonian Castle for a special gardening program. Girls will get a hands-on lesson in how gardeners recycle—from composting to rainwater conservation to seed collection. Round-trip transportation from American Girl to the Smithsonian will be provided.
Learn More
Thursday, August 21, 2014
1:00 p.m.
Summer Flower Anklet Craft
Your girl can put her best—and most fashionable—foot forward. This free event will let her create a tropical anklet for herself using colorful paper flowers. She can also craft an anklet just for her doll!
Learn More

Plan your visit

Find the information you need to make your visit easy and enjoyable:

For more information, e-mail us or call 877-247-5223.

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect at the Doll Hair Salon?
The Doll Hair Salon is where dolls get the special attention they deserve. Choose from a variety of new hairdos, and our stylists will make it happen. They can even pamper your girl’s doll with a package that makes her shine.
What if I have a group?
We welcome Girl Scout, school, and travel groups; book clubs; and more. Call 877-247-5223 to arrange a special visit. Available for groups of 20 or more.
Do I need reservations?
Reservations are needed for Bistro seatings and can be booked online for up to seven guests. To book for more than seven guests or to book for special events and packages that require reservations, call 877-247-5223. Some special events and packages also require reservations—call 877-247-5223 to reserve your spot (online reservations are not available).
What if I need to change my reservation?
For Bistro reservations, please adjust your booking online at least 24 hours beforehand if you have a change in the number of guests or if you need to cancel or re-schedule. Please note that event registrations are non-exchangeable and non-refundable.
How do I request a charitable donation?
Please review the guidelines and requirements to determine your eligibility for a charitable donation, then complete and submit the charitable donation Request Form.

Dining reservations: book online | Party or event reservations: call 877-247-5223