Washington Symposium on Magic History

Travel Tips

Tips on Getting There

Except for the Friday exhibit at The  Library of Congress, all events will be held at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
5701 Marinelli Drive, North Bethesda, MD 20852

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Because the hotel is conveniently located across the street from the White Flint Metro subway station, you can easily get to us via Metro subway.

By Plane

       Fly to Reagan National Airport, and then take the Metro subway to our hotel. You only need make one easy switch from the Yellow Line, which you will take from the airport, to the Red line. Just take the Yellow Line from  Reagan National Airport to Gallery Place. Switch to the Red Line, in the direction of Shady Grove, and exit the Red Line at White Flint. You can use this helpful trip planner, linked below;



       Second best is to fly to Dulles Airport and rent a car (hotel parking is discounted to $8 a day) or take a taxi.

        You can also save on transportation to and from area airports, with the Super Shuttle, at

By Rail

      Arrive At Washington's Union Station, take the Red line Metro towards Shady Grove. It is easy, cheap, and a straight shot, letting you off at the White Flint station, just across from the hotel!

By Car

      The hotel is not too far from the Washington Beltway (Rte 495), so it will be easy to get to. We have also negotiated a discounted parking rate with the hotel at $8 day, with in-and-out privileges.

Questions? Email washsymp@magicposters.com or call 202-607-3862.