A Washington, DC icon since 1886The facade of the building was inspired by the famous Alhambra, a Moorish palace in Granada, Spain built between 1338-1390.It's a historic landmark in Washington, DC. and one of the last mosaic tile facades left in the city.
The best way to enjoy your membership in Almas is to participate in one our many clubs or units.Clubs keep members active and involved in Shriners activities. Units primarily provide entertainment for Shriners or the general public. Examples include clown groups and mini-car drivers.
Because our philanthropy serves children, our fraternity is uniquely inclusive of the family. We provide attractive, quality programs and services for our members, families, and friends in a spirit of fun, fellowship and social camaraderie.
Children up to age 18 with orthopedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate are eligible for care in
Shriners Hospitals for Children - regardless of the parents' ability to payWe run a health care system with 22 facilities dedicated to providing pediatric specialty care innovative research, and outstanding teaching programs for medical professionals.