EU country embassies throughout Washington DC opened their doors on 10 May for the EU’s Annual Open House Day to mark EU Day. For the 7th year, the British Embassy in Washington took part in this special day-long event, which celebrates the remarkable work that EU country embassies are doing in Washington and provides a wonderful way to experience what makes each EU country unique. The British embassy hosted an interactive and family-friendly bazaar celebrating UK culture, creativity, business and innovation. With the theme GREAT Britain: You’re Invited, the embassy showcased why the UK is a fantastic destination for travel, study, and business, while illustrating the unparalleled partnership the UK shares with the United States.
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On 11 May the British Embassy in Washington opened its doors to the public for the annual EU Open House Day. We showcased UK culture, heritage, innovation and creativity: a bit of everything that makes Britain GREAT. Visitors were able to interact with multiple exhibits, tour the Ambassador’s residence and gardens, and learn more about why the UK remains a fantastic destination for travel, study and business.