Directions & Parking


Penn Social is located in Downtown, Washington, DC within the Penn Quarter neighborhood on the corner of 8th and E NW — one block from the Verizon Center and on the other side of The International Spy Museum. The information below will help you plan your route from any location.

Metrorail

Penn Social is easily accessible by Washington DC's Metrorail system. The Gallery Place/Chinatown stop on the RED, YELLOW and GREEN lines is only one block away. The Metro Center Station, which services the ORANGE, BLUE, AND RED lines, is 3 blocks away. For a detailed map of the Metrorail system click here.

Metrobus

Metrobuses:The D3, D6, 42, 64, 70 and 71 buses all stop near Penn Social. For your best option please input your information in the Metro Trip Planner.

Driving from the Northwest

* Southbound on I-270 (Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Bethesda)
* Travel South on I-270 to I-495 Southbound, towards Washington/Northern Virginia. (I-495 is the Outer Loop of the Capital Beltway.)
* Continue on I-495, crossing the American Legion Bridge, into Virginia.
* Take Exit 43, the George Washington Memorial Parkway (GW Parkway), Southbound.
* This is a right exit just after the American Legion Bridge.
* Follow the GW Parkway for approximately 9 miles to I-66 Eastbound, towards Washington, DC.
* Take I-66 over the Theodore Roosevelt Bridge into, Washington, DC, following the signs for US Route 50 Eastbound/Constitution Avenue, NW.
* Take Constitution Avenue 11 blocks to 12th Street, NW.
* Turn left onto 12th Street, NW.
* Take 12th Street 3 blocks to F Street, NW.
* Turn right onto F Street, NW.
* Follow F Street 4 blocks to 8th Street, NW.
* Turn right on 8th Street, NW and go 1 block
* Penn Social is located on the corner of 8th and E Street, NW – on your right hand side.

Driving from the Northeast

* Southbound on I-95 (New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore)
* Travel South on I-95.
* At the split for I-95/I-495, follow the signs for Washington/Northern Virginia, staying in the left lanes to I-95 South/495 East. (I-95 South/495 East is the Inner Loop of the Capital Beltway).
* Take Exit 22B, the Baltimore-Washington Parkway (BW Parkway), Southbound towards Washington, DC.
* Follow the B-W Parkway to US Route 50/New York Avenue, NE Westbound into Washington, DC.
* Follow New York Avenue to 7th Street, NW.
* Left on 7th Street and go 5 blocks to E Street, NW.
* Turn right onto E Street, NW and go 1 block.
* Penn Social is located on the corner of 8th and E Street, NW – on your right hand side.

Driving from the East

* Westbound on US Route 50 into Washington, DC (Annapolis, Bowie)
* Travel West on US Route 50 into Washington, DC. US Route 50 becomes New York Avenue.
* Follow New York Avenue to 7th Street, NW.
* Turn left onto 7th Street, NW.
* Follow 7th Street 5 blocks to E Street, NW.
* Turn right onto E Street, NW.
* Penn Social is located on the corner of 8th and E Street, NW – on your right hand side.

Driving from the West

* Eastbound on I-66 (Falls Church, Fairfax, and beyond)
* Travel East on I-66 towards Washington, DC.
* Take I-66 over the Theodore Roosevelt Bridge, following the signs for US Route 50 Eastbound/Constitution Avenue, NW.
* Take Constitution Avenue, NW 11 blocks to 12th Street, NW.
* Turn left onto 12th Street, NW.
* Take 12th Street 2 blocks to E Street, NW.
* Turn right onto E Street, NW.
* Follow E Street 4 blocks to 8th Street, NW.
* Penn Social is located on the corner of 8th and E Street, NW – on your right hand side.

Driving from the South

* Northbound on I-95 (Woodbridge, Richmond, North Carolina)
* Travel North on I-95 to I-395 Northbound
* Follow I-395, over the 14th Street Bridge into Washington, DC, staying in the far right lane.
* Take the 12th Street, SW Exit.
* Follow 12th Street 6 blocks to E Street, NW.
* Turn right onto E Street, NW.
* Follow E Street 4 blocks to 8th Street, NW.
* Penn Social is located on the corner of 8th and E Street, NW – on your right hand side.

Parking

Street:
Limited street parking is available on 9th, 10th, F and G Streets, NW and throughout the neighborhood. Spaces are metered with a two hour maximum. Please note that there are no spaces specifically reserved for handicap parking on the block immediately surrounding the Museum.

Garages:
Our parking needs are handled by Atlantic Garage, conveniently located on 8th Street between E and F Streets (between Penn Social and The Portrait Gallery). This garage will be open until midnight on weekdays & 3am Friday/Saturday for Penn Social patrons. Their number is (202) 466-5050.

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Bikeshare

There are four Capital Bikeshare stations within 5 blocks of Penn Social.

8th and F/Portrait Gallery - 1 block
8th and H - 3 blocks
5th and F - 4 blocks
12th and G/Metro Center - 5 blocks
Station Map

 

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Upcoming Events

7/25 - Late Night

7/26 - Sneak Attack!

7/26 - Late Night