Adams Morgan Ace

General Manager: Ryan LeBlanc

Ryan moved to Washington, DC from his hometown in Riverton, CT in 2007. In his nearly 5 years with the company, store manager Ryan LeBlanc has done it all: from sales associate, to inventory coordinator, to assistant store manager at our Tenleytown store, it’s no surprise that Ryan has moved through the ranks and is now at the helm of Adams Morgan Ace as store manager. A resident of Petworth, Ryan enjoys the sense of community in Adams Morgan, noting that the neighborhood lacks the “crowded isolation” feeling that’s common in the bustling areas of Washington D.C. His favorite part about working at Ace is the opportunity to foster personal growth, happiness, and goodwill in others. His excitement for helping his neighbors and building a personality for the store is infectious. Join us in welcoming Ryan into his new role!


Adams Morgan Ace Hardware is nestled in the former Ontario Theatre, located at 1704 Columbia Rd. NW. Opened in March 2016, the 5,000 square foot store is packed with thousands of essential products and showcases a variety of niche items, including locally made goods by DC artisans, live goods, and more. We are proud to carry a selection of specialty brands catering to the needs of the Adams Morgan community, including Benjamin Moore Paint, Mrs. Meyers, Sodastream, and Big Green Egg.

1704 Columbia Rd NW Washington DC 20009


Mon – Sat:  8 am – 8 pm
Sunday: 10 am – 6 pm

Adams Morgan Ace is committed to promoting the use of sustainable transportation as a way to reduce local traffic congestion, air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions. Please consider using some of the District’s sustainable transportation options to get here. They are all included on’s interactive map.

Metrorail: The store is a 10-minute walk from the Columbia Heights station, which serves the Green and Yellow lines. For more information about rail lines and fares, visit the WMATA website.

Metrobus: Metrobus routes 42, 43, 45 and H1 provide service on Columbia Road, while the S1, S2, S4 and S9 run along 16th Street and the 90, 93 and 96 stop on 18th Street NW. For more information about routes and fares, visit the WMATA website.

DC Circulator: With buses arriving every 10 minutes, the Circulator provides daily bus service on six convenient routes throughout DC. Fare is only $1 (cash or SmarTrip). The Woodley Park – Adams Morgan – McPherson Square route stops on Columbia Road at Ontario Place NW. For more information, visit

Capital Bikeshare: The District’s bikesharing program makes bicycles available to anyone. Simply take a bike from one of the hundreds of stations in DC, Arlington, Alexandria and Montgomery County and return it to a docking station near Adams Morgan Ace. The closest docking stations are located at 16th & Columbia and 18th & Columbia NW. For more information about membership, fees and station locations, visit