The Marvin Center is located in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood of DC. Foggy Bottom is in close proximity to three major airports, the closest being Ronald Reagan Washington National (DCA). The Marvin Center is conveniently located a short distance from the Foggy Bottom/GWU Metro stop on the Orange, Blue, and Silver lines. Transportation by bus or train is also available at nearby Union Station.

Cloyd Heck Marvin Center
800 21st St NW
Washington, DC 20052

Driving Directions

Directions From Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)

    • Take the George Washington Parkway N ramp to I-395/Washington
    • Take the exit on the left toward US-50 W/Memorial Bridge/Arlington Cemetery
    • Merge onto Washington Blvd, Keep left to stay on Washington Blvd
    • Slight right onto Memorial Cir
    • Continue onto Arlington Memorial Bridge
    • Continue onto Lincoln Memorial Cir NW
    • Slight left onto 23rd St NW
    • Turn right onto I St NW
    • Turn right onto 21st St NW
    • Marvin Center will be on the right

    Directions from the North

    • Merge onto Baltimore-Washington Parkway South
    • Continue onto State Hwy 295
    • Enter District of Columbia
    • Keep left to stay on State Hwy 295
    • Take exit 1B-C toward I-695/Route 395/Downtown
    • Continue onto I-695 (signs for I-395/Downtown)
    • Merge onto I-395 S
    • Take the Maine Ave exit, merge onto Maine Ave SW
    • Merge onto Independence Ave SW
    • Slight right onto 17th St SW
    • Turn left onto D St NW
    • Turn left onto Pennsylvania Ave NW
    • Turn left onto 21st St NW
    • Marvin Center will be on the right


Marvin Center Garage
Access on H Street between 21st and 22nd Streets
Hours: Monday-Friday – 7:00am-12:00am


The closest metro stop to GW’s Marvin Center is the Foggy Bottom – GWU Metro Station on the Orange, Blue and Silver lines.

There is only one exit out of the station.  The escalators will bring you to the intersection of 23rd and I (Eye) Streets. The Marvin Center is located three blocks from the station. Walk straight along I Street for two blocks to 21st Street. Turn right and walk one block to H Street.
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