MARCH 17-19, 2005
Directions to FT. Myer
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING ACCESS
TO FT. MYER AND BUCKER HALL
All facilities at Fort Myer are open
normal hours, but the threat condition is currently
'Charlie'. All activities are open for business as usual.
Security remains high, however, and entrance to both
installations will be delayed as Military Police inspect
vehicles and check ID cards. All unregistered vehicles will
be inspected. Visitors will also be asked to state their
business and show identification.
Hatfield (Washington Blvd.) will be open
24 hours, and will be the Fort Myer visitor gate.
Wright Gates (Ft. Myer Drive) will be
open from 5:00 A.M. to 11:00 P.M.
Henry Gate (by the Days Inn) will remain
closed. Call (703) 696-3525 for more information on access
to Fort Myer.
Fort Myer Military Community
Webpage for updated information.
Fort Myer, Virginia, is located across
the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., adjacent to
Arlington National Cemetery. Fort Myer has three gates: (1)
On Arlington Blvd. (U.S. Rt. 50) at North Pershing Dr. (2)
Off Washington Blvd. at 2nd Street (3) On Marshall Dr. at
Washington's Reagan National Airport (DCA) is approximately
3 miles from Fort Myer. Dulles International Airport (IAD)
is 25 miles from Fort Myer. Baltimore Washington
International Airport (BWI) is about 35 miles from Fort
FROM THE SOUTH ON INTERSTATE 95: Inside the Capital Beltway,
1-95 becomes 1-395. Proceed north toward Washington. Take
Exit 8A (7 miles inside the Beltway), marked "Washington
Blvd., Route 27." Exit Washington Blvd. to the right at the
exit marked "Fort Myer Only." Go through gate at top of exit
ramp and take second left turn onto McNair Rd. Brucker Hall
is the last building on the left before the stop sign.
FROM THE WEST ON INTERSTATE 66: Proceed on 1-66 inside the
Capital Beltway. Take exit 26 (7 miles inside the Beltway)
marked "Route 110 South, Pentagon, Alexandria." Pass the Iwo
Jim Memorial on your right, then immediately turn right onto
Marshall Drive and continue 3/4 miles to Fort Myer gate.
Proceed up road, past motor pool, and take first left turn.
At stop sign turn right and then immediately left. Brucker
Hall will be first building on your right.
FROM THE NORTH ON THE CAPITAL BELTWAY (I-495) Immediately
after crossing the American Legion Bridge into Virginia,
exit to the right onto the George Washington Memorial
Parkway, Exit 14B. Continue to the Exit for Route 50 West
which will be just past the exit for the Key Bridge. Proceed
west in the right lane to a ramp for Ft. Myer Drive/Meade
Street. Make a left turn, pass by the Iwo Jima Memorial on
your left, proceed to the stop sign and turn right into Ft.
Myer. Proceed up road, past Motor Pool, and turn left when
the road forks. At stop sign turn right and then immediately
left. Brucker Hall will be the first building on your right.
FROM D.C.: Take 1-395 out of the city and into Virginia.
Pass the Pentagon and take Exit 8 for Washington Blvd.
Proceed on Washington Blvd and take exit marked "Fort Myer
Only" on the right. Go through gate at top of exit ramp and
take second left turn onto McNair Rd. Brucker Hall is the
last building on the left before the stop sign.