Guide to DC

The Marriott Marquis Hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Downtown Washington, DC, adjacent to the Penn Quarter, Chinatown and Mt. Vernon Square neighborhoods at 901 Massachusetts Avenue NW. The Hotel is accessible via the Metro’s Red, Green and Yellow Lines, just off the Gallery Place-Chinatown station (Red, Green and Yellow Lines) and the Mt. Vernon Square/7th Street-Convention Center station (Green and Yellow Lines).

The neighborhood offers an array of dining options and attractions which we have included below for you to explore when you are not at the conference. We also encourage you to use whatever form of transportation that you are comfortable with to visit all of the museums and attractions that Washington, DC has to offer.

If you have specific dietary and/or transportation needs, please let us know and we can try to assist you in planning your visit or we will refer you to someone at the hotel who can help.


Nearby Restaurants

The Passenger – American/Cocktails, 1021 7th Street NW

Corduroy – American, 1122 9th Street NW

Baby Whale – American, 1124 9th Street NW

Hill Country – BBQ, 410 7th Street NW

Oyamel – Mexican, 401 7th Street NW

Jaleo – Spanish, 480 7th Street NW

Cedar – American, 822 E Street NW

Poste Moderne Brasserie – French, 555 8th Street NW

Zaytinya – Greek/Turkish/Lebanese, 701 9th Street NW

Rasika – Indian, 633 D Street NW

Matchbox Chinatown – Pizza/Italian, 713 H Street NW

Graffiato – Italian, 707 6th Street NW

Attractions within Walking Distance

Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square – 801 K Street NW

National Portrait Gallery – 8th & F Street NW

Verizon Center – 601 F Street NW

Newseum – 555 Pennsylvania Avenue NW

Crime Museum – 575 7th Street NW

United States Botanic Garden – 100 Maryland Avenue SW

International Spy Museum – 800 F Street NW

Shakespeare Theatre Company – 450 7th Street NW