The Cathedral is located at the corner of Massachusetts and Wisconsin Avenues in northwest Washington, D.C.
Washington National Cathedral
Event parking in the Cathedral garage during our concerts is $10. Free surface parking is available on the Cathedral grounds. Garage parking is free for subscribers with a parking pass.
All Cathedral Choral Society events take place at Washington National Cathedral.
From downtown Washington
Take Massachusetts Avenue north to Wisconsin Avenue. Turn right onto Wisconsin Avenue. The Cathedral is on your immediate right.
From Maryland and the north
Take I-95 to I-495 west, the Capital Beltway. Exit south on Wisconsin Avenue. The Cathedral is approximately 6 1/2 miles on your left.
From Virginia and the south
Take I-495 over the American Legion Bridge into Maryland and take the Wisconsin Avenue/Bethesda exit. The Cathedral is approximately 6 1/2 miles on your left.
From Virginia and the south (alternative)
Take the Memorial Bridge to the Lincoln Memorial, bearing right onto Rock Creek Parkway. (Note: Rock Creek Parkway is one way south bound during morning rush hour; buses cannot exit on Massachusetts Avenue.) Follow Rock Creek Parkway to Massachusetts Avenue, turning left onto Massachusetts Avenue. Then follow directions “From downtown” as above.
Take the Metro Red Line to the Tenleytown/AU station. Exit on the west side of Wisconsin Avenue. Take the 96, X3, or any 30 series bus (30N, 30S, 31, 33, or 37) going south on Wisconsin Avenue. Ride approximately 1 1/2 miles until you reach the corner of Woodley Road and Wisconsin Avenue; the Cathedral is on the east side of Wisconsin.
From Dupont Circle
Take the N2, N3, N4, N6, or 37 bus until you reach the corner of Massachusetts and Wisconsin Avenues. Walk north on Wisconsin 1/2 block to the Cathedral. (The 37 turns onto Wisconsin Avenue and stops at Woodley Road.)
From Woodley Park
Take a 96 or X3 bus toward Tenleytown Station. Get off the bus at the corner of Woodley Road and Wisconsin Avenue. The Cathedral is on the east side of Wisconsin Avenue.
For information on Cathedral hours, tours, and Cathedral store hours click here.
There are a number of dining options close to Washington National Cathedral. The following are restaurants located at the corner of Wisconsin Ave. and Macomb St.
Barcelona (For our Friday, Dec. 9 Joy of Christmas concert - show your server your ticket or receipt and receive a token for a free brunch item on your next visit!)
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