Important Dates

Upcoming Information Sessions will be held Fridays at 1:00 PM on:

  • April 4th (changed from April 11) 

  • June TBD

     

     

    Directions

    The Center is located at 413 John Carlyle Street (2nd Floor), Alexandria, VA 22314 (map).

    By car:

    From I-395 North/South: East on Duke Street approximately 3 miles. Turn right at the light on to John Carlyle Street and go to the other side of the circle. (See Street Entrance below.)

    From I-495: Exit 2B to Telegraph Road North. Turn right onto Duke Street (Route 236 East). Turn right at the light on to John Carlyle Street and go to the other side of the circle. (See Street Entrance below.)

    From George Washington Parkway North/South: West on Duke Street approximately 1/2 mile. Turn left at the light on to John Carlyle Street and go to the other side of the circle. (See Street Entrance below.)

    Street entrance: GW’s street entrance faces the circle and sits between HSBC Bank and the Carlyle Club restaurant. Take the elevator up to the 2nd floor.

    Parking: There is 2-hour metered parking until 5 p.m. around the circle and on adjacent streets, and a Colonial Parking garage under the building. Street parking after 5 p.m. is free.

    Colonial Parking Garage entrance: Continue on John Carlyle Street past the circle to Ballenger Avenue (there is a Starbucks on the right corner). Turn right on to Ballenger Avenue, then right at 1925 Ballenger Avenue into Colonial Parking. Follow the signs to ‘Retail Elevator’ and take it up to the 2nd floor.

    Colonial Parking rates: $3/hr.; $10/all day; $5/weekday evening after 5pm and all day weekends; $125/month.


    By Metro:

    The Center is located approximately 3 blocks from the King Street Metro Station, accessible by the Blue and Yellow lines.

    Exit the metro to Diagonal Road and turn right. Walk to Duke Street and turn left (east) at the light. Turn right on to John Carlyle Street at the next light. Walk to the end of the circle. The Center entrance faces the circle and sits between HSBC Bank and the Carlyle Club restaurant. Take the elevator to the 2nd floor. There is also a short cut—walk across Diagonal Road into the courtyard with the fountain (next to the deli). Walk through the courtyard, past the fountain, through the arch and you will find yourself at Duke Street with the building straight ahead of you across the circle.