While you are in the area, why not spend a little time taking in nearby areas, like Forrest, Kingston and Griffith.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find many interesting cultural attractions in and around Barton. Admire, learn and be thoroughly entertained in the variety of museums including Questacon and the National Museum of Australia. Treat your partner to a live show at Albert Hall. Popular galleries, include the National Gallery of Australia.
If you enjoy souvenir and fashion shopping, explore the boutiques, stores and stalls that are part of the Kingston Shopping Centre in Kingston and the Manuka Shopping Centre in Griffith.
Nearby, Manuka Oval is the stomping ground of the GWS Giants, the Eastlake FC and the ACT Comets. There is no better way to to get to know local sports lovers than to sit high in the stands wearing the orange, black and white colors of local heroes, the GWS Giants.
Finding somewhere handy to rest your head around Barton is easy. For a good night’s sleep it’s hard to go past the Forrest Hotel and Apartments, the East Hotel, Griffith, and the popular Burbury Hotel.