Capital One Arena Maps and Directions: Washington, D.C.

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    Maps, Transportation and Seating at the Capital One Arena

    Verizon Center Map
    ••• Verizon Center Map. Map Data © Google

    This map shows the location of the Capital One Arena  at 601 F Street, NW Washington, D.C. The 20,000-seat arena hosts a wide variety of events throughout the year, including concerts, family entertainment and athletic games. The Verizon Center is located in the heart of Downtown DC, just north of the National Mall in the Penn Quarter neighborhood. It is surrounded by many great restaurants, museums and popular attractions. 

    The Capital One Arena occupies a whole city block. There are multiple entrances on 7th and F Streets NW.

    Getting to the Capital One Arena 

    The closest Metro Station is Gallery Place/Chinatown.  Archives-Navy Memorial- Penn Quarter, Metro Center and Federal Triangle Metro stations are also within walking distance. See a Guide to Using Metrorail in Washington, D,C. There is some street parking available in the area, but this is a busy part of town in the heart of the city and spaces fill up quickly.  There are plenty of parking garages near the Verizon Center. See...MORE information about parking near the Capital One Arena. Depending on the time of day, day of the week, and events going on, you may be better off taking public transportation. 

    Capital Bikeshare has docking stations located at 7th & F Sts NW in front of the National Portrait Gallery, at 9th & G St. NW in front of the MLK Library, at 8th and H Sts. NW and at 11th and F Sts. NW.

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    Interior Map of the Capital One Arena

    Verizon Center Interior
    ••• Verizon Center Interior. Map Data © Google

    This map shows the interior of the Capital One Arena and gives you an idea of how the seating is arranged. There are numbered sections that surround the arena. Dining vendors are located on the exterior and include options such as Dunkin Donuts, Capital Brews, Signature Sandwich, Power Grill, the Green Turtle, Sausage and Brews, The BBQ Spot, Sweet Treats, and more. 

    See Driving Directions and a closeup map of the Verizon Center on the next page

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    Closeup Map of the Capital One Arena

    Verizon Center Map
    ••• Verizon Center Map. Map Data © Google

    Events at the Capital One Arena often draw a large crowd and traffic may be congested around the arena. If you choose to drive, be sure to allow enough time to park your car. Here are driving directions from some of the major highways. 

    Driving Directions to the Capital One Arena 


    From Virginia: 
    Take I-395 N toward Washington
    Take the 12th St exit
    Merge onto 12th St SW
    Turn right at Constitution Ave NW/US-1
    Turn left at 6th St NW/US-1
    Arrive at the Capital One Arena 

    From Maryland (Northwest of DC):
    Follow the Capital Beltway/I-495 South
    Take the George Washington Memorial Pkwy toward Washington
    Take the exit onto I-395 N toward Washington
    Take the 12th St exit
    Merge onto 12th St SW
    Turn right at Constitution Ave NW/US-1
    Turn left at 6th St NW/US-1
    Arrive at the Capital One Arena 

    From Maryland (Northeast of DC):
    Follow I-295 South
    Exit at New York Ave NE/US-50 West
    Turn left at 6th St NW/US-1
    Arrive at the Capital One Arena 

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