4598 MacArthur Blvd NW
Washington, DC 20007

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  Location of the Center for Urban Ecololgy - 495 beltway scale

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From Baltimore, Maryland.

Take I-95/495 (Washington Beltway) heading south on the western side of the beltway towards the Potomac River. Take Exit 40 for Glen Echo/Clara Barton Parkway, heading East towards Washington, D.C. Continue on Clara Barton Pkwy (becomes Canal Road east of Cabin John Bridge) about 6 miles to Arizona Avenue, which is about 1/3 mile past Cabin John bridge. Take LEFT on Arizona Ave and continue to top of hill to MacArthur Blvd. Take RIGHT onto MacArthur and continue several miles east, passing a Safeway (on left), an Exxon gas station (on right). Cross Reservoir Road and stay to the right, to remain on MacArthur Blvd. You will pass two large reservoirs that end with a Corps of Engineers mini-castle on your right. Turn RIGHT onto Elliott Place and make immediate right into entrance for CUE. Come into compound through gates and park. Enter building through doors to left of the greenhouse. Meeting room is the northeastern corner of building.

From Virginia.

Take I-495 heading north on the western side of the beltway (e.g., Fairfax), cross Potomac River at American Legion bridge. Get in far right lane before end of bridge. Take exit to Glen Echo/Clara Barton Parkway EAST towards Washington, DC (right fork of exit lane). Continue on Clara Barton Pkwy (becomes Canal Road east of Cabin John Bridge) about 6 miles to Arizona Avenue, which is about 1/3 mile past Cabin John bridge. Take LEFT on Arizona Ave and continue to top of hill to MacArthur Blvd. Take RIGHT onto MacArthur and continue several miles east, passing a Safeway (on left), an Exxon gas station (on right). Cross Reservoir Road and stay to the right, to remain on MacArthur Blvd. You will pass two large reservoirs that end with a Corps of Engineers mini-castle on your right. Turn RIGHT onto Elliott Place and make immediate right into entrance for CUE. Come into compound through gates and park. Enter building through doors to left of the greenhouse. Meeting room is the northeastern corner of building.

From Alexandria and Arlington Virginia.

Take the Key Bridge across the Potomac into Washington DC (Georgetown). Turn left onto Canal (also named M St if you turn right) and continue about 1/4 mile to Foxhall Rd which goes uphill to the right. Once on Foxhall, get in the left-hand lane and turn left onto MacArthur Blvd (the first intersection uphill). Continue on MacArthur, pass Q St., and turn left at the next street - Elliot Place. Then take immediate right onto L-shaped driveway for NPS Center for Urban Ecology (4598 MacArthur Blvd NW). Go through chain link gates and park anywhere in the lot.

 

 

 

 

 

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Contact:


National Park Service
Center for Urban Ecology
4598 MacArthur Blvd NW
Washington, DC 20007

(202) 339-8300