Venue & Transportation

Hotel reservation information and links will be updated in the next few days to reflect the new workshop dates in September. We are coordinating with the hotel to automatically move your registration to the new dates for your convenience. If you cannot attend the new dates, please contact us at lfworkshop@nsf.gov so we can cancel your hotel reservation.

LOCATION
The Westin Alexandria Old Town
400 Courthouse Square
Alexandria, VA 22314
United States

LODGING
The Westin Alexandria Old Town is sold out.

Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town
2345 Mill Road
Alexandria, VA 22314 
United States

A room block with a special group rate of $199/night for a standard room has been reserved at the Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town South at Carlyle from Monday, April 13 – Thursday, April 16, 2019. Book a room here.

Reservations must be made by Monday, March 23, 2020.

If you have difficulties with your reservation, please contact us via email at: LFWorkshop@nsf.gov.

 

Transportation

Parking
Valet parking is available onsite at $36/day.

Nearby parking by NSF is approximately $8/day.

Transportation
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is the closest airport to the venue (5 miles) Taxi Fare – Estimated $30 one way

Washington Dulles International Airport is the second closest airport to the venue (30 miles) Taxi Fare – Estimated $55 one way

Driving Directions from Airport
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)

  • Drive from George Washington Memorial Pkwy to Alexandria.
  • Head southeast.
  • Turn right toward S Smith Blvd and continue onto S Smith Blvd.
  • Merge onto George Washington Memorial Pkwy.
  • Get on US-1 S/N Henry St from Slaters Ln.
  • Turn right toward Slaters Ln (signs for Slaters Lane/Bashford Lane/W Abingdon).
  • Turn right at the 1st cross street onto Slaters Ln.
  • Use the right lane to take the ramp onto US-1 S/N Henry St.
  • Continue on US-1 S/N Henry St to John Carlyle St.
  • Merge onto US-1 S/N Henry St.
  • Turn right onto Duke St.
  • Take Jamieson Ave to Courthouse Square.
  • Turn left onto John Carlyle St.
  • Turn right onto Jamieson Ave.
  • Turn left onto Courthouse Square.
  • Destination will be on the left. The Westin Alexandria, 400 Courthouse Square, Alexandria, VA 22314.

Driving Directions from Airport
Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)

  • Continue to Dulles Access Rd. Head west on Saarinen Cir toward Copilot Way.
  • Continue straight to stay on Saarinen Cir.
  • Follow Dulles Access Rd and I-495 E to Eisenhower Ave in Alexandria.
  • Take exit 176B from I-495 E/I-95 N.
  • Continue onto Dulles Access Rd.
  • Keep left to stay on Dulles Access Rd.
  • Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 18 toward Richmond.
  • Merge onto I-495 S.
  • Keep left to continue on I-495 E.
  • Keep right at the fork to continue on I-495 E/I-95 N, follow signs for Alexandria.
  • Use the right lane to take exit 176B for VA-241 N/Telegraph Rd/Eisenhower Ave toward Alexandria. Keep right, follow signs for Eisenhower Avenue.
  • Continue on Eisenhower Ave.
  • Drive to Courthouse Square.
  • Turn right onto Eisenhower Ave.
  • Turn left onto Mill Rd. Turn right onto Jamieson Ave.
  • Turn right onto Courthouse Square.
  • Destination will be on the left 128 ft. The Westin Alexandria, 400 Courthouse Square, Alexandria, VA 22314.

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The Westin Alexandria Old Town
400 Courthouse Square
Alexandria, VA 22314
United States

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