Are you planning a trip to the Washington, D.C. area? Would you like to see the fantastic AAAS building and its many great installations? Stop by and visit us at IRIS Headquarters.
Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology
1200 New York Ave, NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20005
phone (202) 682-2220
We are located on the corner of 12th and H Street, NW.
If you are coming by Metro , we are one block from the Metro Center Stop. Come out of the 12th and G Street exit (towards Macy's exit). At top of the escalator ascending to street level take a u-turn to go north on 12th Street one block (pass Marriott). We are in the black stone building on the corner of 12th and H.
If you are driving (see street map below), the easiest routes are the following:
From the West:
Take I66 EAST across the Roosevelt Bridge. This puts you on Constitution Avenue. Turn left onto 12th Street, and continue to H Street. Please note I-66 HOV Information.
From the South:
Take I95 to I395, across the 14th Street Bridge, take 12th Street Exit (on exit you need to stay to the left) and follow 12th Street to H Street.
From the airports:
Baltimore Washington International (BWI):
Follow signs to Baltimore Washington Parkway South
Follow to New York Avenue (Rt 50) West
Take New York Avenue to 12th Street
Super Shuttle from BWI and other modes of transportation are located outside the baggage claim area. Please visit their website (above) or your planned hotel for information regarding local shuttles and transportation options.
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport:
Take the George Washington Parkway north towards I-395 and Washington DC. Follow the signs across the 14th Street Bridge. Take the 12th Street exit (on exit you need to stay to the left) and follow 12th Street to H Street.
Washington Dulles International Airport:
Take the Dulles Airport Access Road east to I-66 and Washington DC. From I-66 cross Roosevelt Bridge, and stay to right. This feeds you onto Constitution Avenue. Continue on Constitution past White House and Washington Monument. Turn left onto 12th Street, continue on 12th to H Street. Please note I-66 HOV information.
Ground transportation options are available outside the baggage claim area. Visit the airport website (above) or your planned hotel for information regarding local shuttles and transportation options.
Hotels that we like to use:
The Morrison Clark Inn
11th and Massachusetts Aves, NW
Washington DC 20001
Visitor info at www.washington.org
Please come and see us any time you are in town!