Getting Around- Travel Information To and Around the Hotel
Metro Subway (http://www.wmata.com) Crystal City Station: 6:00am-12:00am Sunday-Thursday and 6:00am-3:00am Friday-Saturday; 15 minute walk, Blue and Yellow lines.
Courtesy Hotel Shuttle to and from Crystal City Metro Station: 6:00am-12:00am.
Taxicab companies serving Arlington have wheelchair-accessible vehicles for use by patrons who require them. Patrons should call the cab company to request a wheelchair-accessible cab and to double-check on availability of cabs with wheelchair access, if desired. Passengers are encouraged to call ahead whenever possible. The companies provide specialized training to the drivers who provide this service. The fare is set at the meter rate, and the service is available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, 365 days per year. Cabs may be requested up to 2 weeks in advance. Call the individual cab company for information or to arrange for service.
Washington Flier (703) 661-6655 (accessible for standard and power wheelchairs)
BLUE TOP: (703) 243-8294; (4 accessible cabs for standard wheelchairs only)
1669 Crystal Square Arc, Arlington, VA
**This is only a partial list of attractions. Please feel free to explore Arlington, D.C., and the surrounding areas at your leisure.**
Washington DC Old Town Trolley Tours www.trolleytours.com/washington-dc/ or call 1-888-910-8687 (Leaves from Union Station (Red Line) or 10th& E Streets NW)
$39 Adult Admission
Tour runs 9am-5:30 pm, daily, every half an hour. Admission prices available online or at kiosk. Please call 24 hours in advance to reserve a trolley with a lift.
*This is a "hop-on, hop off" tour and will take you to many of the sights on this list.*
National Mall (Various stops, including Smithsonian and Federal Triangle).
Smithsonian Museums (Blue/Orange Lines) www.si.edu/ or by calling 202.633.1000 (voice/tape) or 202.633.5285 (TTY).
Most museums open daily, 10am-5:30pm
Free admission for all Smithsonian museums.
National Zoo (Woodley-Park Zoo/Adams Morgan or Cleveland Park Stations, Red Line) http://nationalzoo.si.edu or 202.633.4888; 202.673.7800 (TTY)
10am-4:30pm, Free Admission
United States Capitol Complex (East end of National Mall) www.aoc.gov/cc/index.cfm or 202-224-4048 (Voice); 202-224-4049 (TTY)
Mon.-Sat., 9am-4:30 pm
Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens (Huntington Station, Yellow Line) www.mountvernon.org/ or 703.780.2000
9am-4pm, daily, $13 adult admission
Manual wheelchairs available on site
Library of Congress (Capitol South Station, Blue/Orange Line) www.loc.gov/ or 202.707.8000
Hours depend on the building. Generally 8:30am-4:30pm/5:00pm, Monday-Saturday
Lincoln Memorial (Opposite Washington Monument) www.nps.gov/linc/
Open 24 hours/day
U.S. Botanical Gardens (Federal Center or Capitol South stations, Blue/Orange lines) www.usbg.gov/ or 202.225.8333
Conservatory Hours: open 10am-5pm daily
National Garden Hours: open 10am-7pm daily
Bartholdi Park Hours: open dawn to dusk, daily
International Spy Museum (Chinatown Station, Red/Yellow Lines) www.spymuseum.org/ or 866.779.6873
10am-6pm, last admission to the Permanent Exhibition is 4pm
$18 adult admission
National Aquarium (Federal Triangle Station, Blue/Orange Lines) www.nationalaquarium.com/ or 410.576.3800 voice; 410.727.3022 (TTY)
Open 9am-5pm Saturday-Thursday, 9am-8pm Friday
$7 general admission
The Marian Koshland Science Museum (Gallery Place or Chinatown Stations, Red/Green/Yellow Lines) www.koshland-science-museum.org/ or 202-334-1201 or toll-free 888-KOSHLAND (888-567-4526)
Open 10 am-6 pm daily, except Tuesdays
$7 adult admission
Washington National Cathedral (Tenleytown/AU Station, Red Line) www.nationalcathedral.org/ or 202.537.6200
Mon-Fri. 10am-5:30pm, Sat. 10:00am-4:30pm, Sun. 8:00 am-4:00pm
Tours are 10am-11:15am, and 12:45pm-3:30pm, starting every thirty minutes, and are offered during the course of the day but hours are restricted (check website).
$10 requested contribution per person
Woodley Park and Adams Morgan Neighborhoods (Various stations)
Great dining and shopping.
Pentagon City Mall (Blue Line)
Open Mon. to Sat.,10am - 9:30pm; Sun.,11am - 6pm