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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 today

With 17,000 people in attendance, the Convention Center staff did a great job of keeping things running and answering questions from people all over the world. The traffic situation outside of the Convention Center was a bit of a mess, but that was out of...More

Thank Cinnemon
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place is massive. To cater for a conference of 17,000 is an effort and they seemed to do it with ease. The signage was clear and the room temperatures across the entire place was consistent. That one large common room is incredible.

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This sprawling convention center is nicely situated in a popular area of the District. The rooms are spacious and it has multiple transportation options. It should serve the city well.

Thank Marion M
Reviewed 3 weeks 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 4 weeks ago

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

Thank WorldTraveler1976
Reviewed 13 June 2017 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 9 June 2017

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

Thank sjtol
Reviewed 8 June 2017 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 8 June 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Vlado Z
Reviewed 7 June 2017

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
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Caryn L
14 May 2017|
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Response from stewart s | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no idea.
11 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.
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.