classes in the meditative martial art rooted in Chinese medicine

Tenleytown T’ai Chi offers flexible scheduling and morning, daytime and evening classes
and is Metro accessible! Classes are held in the historic neighborhood of Tenleytown in Washington, DC,
two blocks from the Tenleytown /AU Metro stop on the Red line.

to REGISTER, see the class registration page

Special Announcements:
Free DC Public Library classes--see schedule on the DC Public Library classes page

The Gentle Art of Verbal Self Defense (GAVSD)
The next Tenley-Friendship library presentation on Verbal T’ai Chi inspired by Suzette Haden Elgin’s The Gentle Art of Verbal Self Defense will be
Wednesday, October 29th at 7 PM


The vibrant neighborhood of Tenleytown, DC is home to the highest point in the city, a Civil War fort, some of the District’s oldest streets and homes, the northernmost hiking trail entrance to Glover Archibald Park, Wilson High School and pool, American University’s Tenley campus, the Tenley-Friendship neighborhood library, and more. Come for a visit!

Our classroom is at
The Center,
a short walk south from the Tenleytown-AU (American University) metro stop on DC’s red line.


Additional classes are held in Virginia through Inova Health Source, and at the EPA’s Potomac Yards Campus. Plus, free classes are offered to the community on a regular basis at the Tenley, Palisades, West End and Georgetown DC Public Library branches.

T’ai Chi
(also known as T’ai Chi Ch’uan, Taiji and Taijiquan)
is a wise and wonderful movement system
that’s becoming more popular worldwide everyday.
If you’re curious about experiencing T’ai Chi,
let me know if you’d like to try a free sample class

Our classroom at The Center...
...is convenient to Chevy Chase, Friendship Heights, Van Ness, Palisades and Spring Valley, and we are right up Wisconsin Ave from Cathedral Heights, Glover Park, Burleith and Georgetown. On the WMATA Metro Red line, we are only a few stops from Cleveland Park, Woodley Park, DuPont Circle, Farragut North, Metro Center, Chinatown / Gallery Place, Judiciary Square, Union Station and the NoMa - Gallaudet, Brookland / Catholic University Fort Totten, and Takoma Park stops. If you are coming in from the orange or blus lines, such as from Rosslyn or George Washington University / GWU / Foggy Bottom, WMATA allows above ground transfers between Farragut West and Farragut North Metro stops.

Stand like a mountain; move like a great river: T’ai Chi Classics