Harvard Towers, constructed in 1961, is a ten-story high-rise with two elevators servicing senior and disabled residents. It is made up of efficiency and one-bedroom apartments. It is conveniently close to shopping on Connecticut Avenue near the Adams Morgan community. Many units have a beautiful view overlooking Rock Creek Park. There are laundry facilities, a recreation room, community room, and a senior lunch program. It also is across from the National Zoo.