B. Washington, D.C.

Address and Contact Information

1201 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Suite 500
Washington, D.C. 20004

Tel: 919.613.8709
E-mail: nicholasinstitute@duke.edu

 

 
The Duke in DC office is located in the heart of downtown. A convenient location, with easy access to hotels, restaurants, public transportation and parking. Click here to see our custom map that shows what’s nearby.
 

From Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA):

  • Take George Washington Parkway N ramp to I-395/Washington
  • Merge onto George Washington Parkway
  • Take I-395 N exit toward Washington
  • Take exit 3 toward 12th Street Expwy/Verizon Center
  • Merge onto 12th Street NW via the ramp on the left
  • Turn left onto Pennsylvania Avenue NW
  • The office is on the right

From Durham, N.C.

  • Take I-85 North to I-95 N         
  • Take I-395 N (signs for I-395N/I-495N/Washington/Tysons Corner)   
  • Take I-395 N exit toward Washington
  • Take exit 3 toward 12th Street Expwy/Verizon Center
  • Merge onto 12th Street NW via the ramp on the left   
  • Turn left onto Pennsylvania Avenue NW 
  • The office is on the right 

Closest Metro Stations

Metro Center services the Orange, Blue, Silver, and Red Lines

Take the exit on 12th and F streets. From there, head south toward the national mall. The White House will be on your right-hand side several blocks over. Our office building is on 1201 Pennsylvania Avenue, Suite 500.

Federal Triangle services the Orange, Blue, and Silver Lines

Once there, take the escalator to 12th Street and turn left (North). Cross Pennsylvania Avenue and turn left again to access our entrance at 1201 Pennsylvania Avenue.

Archives-Navy Memorial-Penn Quarter services the Green and Yellow Lines

Exit the metro station and walk NW with Pennsylvania Avenue on your left and the memorial on your right. Cross over 12th Street and turn right to access our entrance at 1201 Pennsylvania Avenue.

Bus
Duke in Washington is served by a number of Metrobus routes. For timetables, maps, and more information on public transportation visit www.wmata.com.

Parking

The nearest parking garage is operated by PMI Parking and is located at 1201 E Street, NW. Metered spots are also available on the 12th Street side of the building.