Main Interior Building
1849 C Street NW, Washington, DC 20240
Contact the Washington Learning Center for more information
Enter the Main Interior Building through the C Street Entrance and provide a valid government-issued ID or driver's license to the guards.
Accessible –Wheelchair ramps are located at the C Street Entrance.
The DOI University Washington Learning Center's main classroom is located on the 1st floor of the Main Interior Building (MIB) in room #1346. Computer classes are held on the 1st floor in room #1345. DOI University staff members are on the 2nd floor in room #2251.
Parking is scarce and very expensive in Washington, DC. DOI University does not have dedicated parking available, and we recommend that you take the Metrorail system.
If you would like to ride your bike to the Main Interior Building, a bike rack is available at the C Street Entrance.
Take the Metro to Farragut West (Blue Line and Orange Line). Take the 18th Street exit and walk 7 blocks south from Eye Street NW to C Street NW. Enter the building through the C Street Visitor Entrance.
The Reagan National Airport (DCA) is the closest airport to the Main Interior Building and Washington, DC. Allow at least 30 minutes to travel by car or taxi between the airport and training center. You can also take the Metro from the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport Station to the Farragut West Station via the Blue Line. Take the 18th Street exit and walk 7 blocks south from Eye Street NW to C Street NW. Enter the building through the C Street Visitor Entrance. Allow at least an hour to ride the Metro and walk to the Main Interior Building from the Farragut West Station.
Please note: The hotel information and links are subject to change. We will do our best to keep the information up to date, but please contact us if you notice any outdated information or links. DOI University is not recommending or endorsing any of the listed hotels, and is not responsible for any hotel arrangements, payments, and/or availability.
The George Washington University Inn*
824 New Hampshire Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20037
800 16th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20006
State Plaza Hotel*
2117 E Street NW, Washington, DC 20037
The St. Regis Washington, DC**
923 16th and K Streets NW,
Washington, DC 20006
The Watergate Hotel*
2650 Virginia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20037
* Hotels that are in closest proximity to the Main Interior Building
** Hotels that are in closest proximity to the Farragut West Metro Station
A guest wireless network is available at the Main Interior Building, but you must follow the required process to obtain credentials (user ID and password) for temporary access. The learning center staff can share instructions for obtaining credentials to access the guest wireless network on the first day of class.
If you are traveling from out of town, we suggest you bring a FedEx slip with your account number so you can ship your training materials back to your office.
The Main Interior Building has a cafeteria in the basement. The cafeteria serves breakfast, lunch, and snack items. If you have special dietary needs, you are responsible for bringing your own dietary food products. The classroom does not have a refrigerator or microwave; however, there is a refrigerator and microwave available for student use in a public kitchen area close to the classroom.