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Visitor Information

Direction

For personal assistance via telephone, call the University Visitor Centerat 301.314.7777, Monday through Friday, 8:30-5:00 and Saturday from9:00 to 3:00. Locally you can also listen to 103.5 WTOP (FM) for traffic conditions in the Baltimore/Washington region.

From Baltimore and Points North
1. Take I-95 South to the Capital Beltway (I-495)
2. Take Exit 27 and then follow signs to Exit 25, "U.S. 1 South, College Park"
3. Proceed approximately two miles on U.S. Route 1 South
4. Follow signs to turn right into Visitor Center parking area.

From Baltimore and Points North, or Washington DC and points South, Via 295 (the Baltimore/Washington Parkway):
1. Take 295 to its Northern intersection with the Capital Beltway (I-95/I-495)
2. Exit at I-95 / I-495 North
3. Stay in right lane
4. Take Exit 23 "201 Kenilworth Avenue Bladensburg Greenbelt"
5. Proceed South on 201 in the direction of "Greenbelt Road and Bladensburg"
6. At 3rd light, turn right onto Paint Branch Parkway
7. Proceed approximately two miles to U.S. Route 1
8. Turn left onto US Route 1
9. Follow signs to turn right into Visitor Center parking area.

From Virginia and Points South, Via MD Side of Capital Beltway (I-495)
1. Take I-66 East or I-270 South to Capital Beltway (I-495)
2. Go East on I-495 toward "Baltimore"
3. Take Exit 28B "650 South New Hampshire Avenue Tacoma Park"
4. Go South on New Hampshire Avenue, approximately 1/2 mile
5. At the second traffic light, turn left onto Adelphi Road
6. At the third traffic light, turn left onto University Boulevard (Route 193)
7. Turn right at next traffic light onto Stadium Drive
8. Refer to roadside map or use adjacent telephone to call VisitorCenter by dialing 301.314.7777 from your cell phone or x47777 from a campus phone for further directions.

From Bowie, Annapolis, and Points East, Via U.S. 50 West
1. Take U.S. 50 West to the Capital Beltway (I-495)
2. Go North on I-95/I-495 toward Baltimore
3. Take Exit 23 "201 Kenilworth Avenue Bladensburg Greenbelt"
4. Proceed South on 201 in the direction of "Greenbelt Road and Bladensburg"
5. At 3rd light, turn right onto Paint Branch Parkway
6. Proceed approximately two miles to U.S. Route 1
7. Turn left onto US Route 1
9.Follow signs to turn right into Visitor Center parking area.

From Washington, D.C. (Northwest/Southwest) Via 16th Street North
1. Take 16th St. North 16th St. becomes Georgia Ave. North at Maryland/D.C. line
2. Go East on the Capital Beltway (I-495) toward "Baltimore"
3. Take Exit 28B "650 South New Hampshire Avenue Tacoma Park"
4. Go South on New Hampshire Avenue
5. Proceed approximately 1/2 mile
6. At the second traffic light, turn left onto Adelphi Road
7. At the third traffic light, turn left onto University Boulevard (Route 193)
8. Turn right at next light onto Stadium Drive
9. Refer to roadside map or use adjacent telephone to call VisitorCenter by dialing 301.314.7777 from your cell phone or x47777 from acampus phone, for further directions.

From Washington, D.C. (Northeast/Southeast), Via U.S. 1 North
1. Take Rhode Island Ave. (U.S. 1 North)
2. Rhode Island Ave. (U.S. 1 North) becomes Baltimore Ave. North at the Maryland/D.C. line
3. Proceed through the city of College Park
4. Turn left at Rossborough Lane into Visitor Center parking area.

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