About Us

Augment VR Arcade is a high-end arcade and bar featuring the latest virtual reality technology and experiences located in the bustling Shaw district of Northwest D.C. Play and experience different genres of VR experiences ranging from art, action, music, simulation, sports, and more! Our arcade allows for multi-player experiences, so you can experience new virtual worlds with your friends and family.

Our most popular titles include:

Beat Saber: channel the force as you wield light sabers in an action-packed music rhythm experience,

Arizona Sunshine: a multi-player co-op zombie survival game taking place in the midst of the Arizona desert with terrifying flesh eating zombies.

Tilt Brush: an incredible 3D virtual painting program that allows the world to become your canvas.

Fancy Skiing: a complete adrenaline rush as you ski down snow-covered slopes all the while dodging trees, rocks, and even wildlife as you try to rack up the highest score and defy death!

These are just a few of the many experiences that you can partake in at Augment VR Arcade and Bar. The arcade also has a fully stocked bar, complete with a wonderful home-made crafted cocktail list, on-tap beer selection, and premium spirits. Complete with games, drinks, music and an atmospheric ambiance, Augment VR Arcade and Bar is your go-to destination for the most immersive entertainment experience in the Washington, D.C. Metro Area! Reserve now and experience it all!

We currently have 4 virtual reality machines with the following technical specifications:

HTC Vive w/ deluxe audio strap
Alienware Aurora 
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Founders Edition with 8GB GDDR5X
Intel® Core™ i7-6700K Processor
16GB DDR4 RAM
850W PSU Liquid Cooled Chassis

We also have the following:

1 Nintendo Virtual Boy
1 HTC Vive Pro

Hours of operations*

Wednesdays 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Thursdays 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Fridays 4:00pm - 10:00pm

Saturday 2:00pm - 10:00pm

Sunday 2:00pm - 8:00pm

*Unless otherwise noted on the event listings


Location Address
645 Florida Avenue NW
1st floor
Washington DC 20001
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Metro
Shaw / Howard University station - 2 minute walk
U Street/African-American Civil War Memorial/Cardozo station- 5 minute walk  

Parking 2041 Georgia Ave NW - 4 minute walk to 24/7 secure parking lot
Street parking is limited