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Walter E. Washington Convention Center

801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington DC, DC 20001
+1 202-249-3000
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801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington DC, DC 20001
Downtown / Chinatown
+1 202-249-3000
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went for Awesome Con 2017. No parking at the actual Convention Centre (not that we could find anyway). Went for a 10 am. convention, had to park 5 blocks away and walk down. Walk basically a mile through it between the entrance doors to the...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended a tradeshow here in early June. Easy to navigate this large complex. Layout is fine for show.

Thank WorldTraveler1976
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful building, but the distance between session rooms and the exhibit hall and registration, etc is huge. Be prepared for a lot of walking. My biggest complaints:. Every time I wanted to come back upstairs from the exhibit hall there were no...More

Thank RhondaLochie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

handles multiple events simultaneously. Good signs to get you where you want to go. A great place for your convention

Thank sjtol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is so large it's hard to really give details. So I'll give a list of the pros and cons. Pros, clean, stylish and in the center of the city. Cons.... FOOD SUCKS! Wait staff, clueless. First day of conference we had a romain...More

Thank Hawaiiantraveler66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nicely organized place, very efective for the purpose. Polite staff and security. It was pleasure visiting IPW 2017.

Thank Vlado Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have to hand it to the team at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center - they are exceedingly professional and the service levels we received exceeded those of all the other major convention centers I have visited for business trade shows, including Chicago, Los...More

Thank sfdann
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This convention center is definitely a "sparking" relatively new facility. It is large, spanning across a street; however, staff throughout the center is generally helpful with directions. In the one lobby area, there is an excellent set up of seats/couches for catching up on work,...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Attended sharepoint fest conference. The rooms and bathrooms were clean and nicely laid out. Lots of signage to direct people to rooms. The rooms were always too cold - everyone was complaining and constantly drinking coffee/tea to stay warm. The food was boxed lunches that...More

Thank Seasidesewing
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I was here for a show and the place is really huge. It felt like a mile walk to get to my booth! The place is clean and has lots of very nice people around to give directions. The biggest problem was a lack of...More

Thank chocoholic2
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Caryn L
are there storage lockers inside the convention center
14 May 2017|
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Response from stewart s | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no idea.
Which hotel and airport is the closest to this address ; 1250 23rd st Washington DC
12 April 2017|
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Response from mjudd448 | Reviewed this property |
Marriot, and Courtyard come to mind. There are two transportation companies at the airport that can help you from the airport to the hotel. You can find them on the Reagan airport website.
Which is the Nearest Airport to the Wash DC Convention Center?
21 September 2015|
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Response from George C | Reviewed this property |
The DC area airport closest to the convention center is Reagan/National. It is a quick cab ride from airport to convention center.