Hotel and Travel Information

Hotel Accommodations

NFHTA does not make travel reservations for participants; however, hotel reservations may be made at any Washington, DC area hotel that will offer NFHTA participants government rates.

Please note: NFHTA is located close to the National Mall and Smithsonian Museums, which are major tourist attractions in Washington, D.C. Because of this, participants may experience times when the hotels closest to NFHTA have blackout dates for offering the Government Rate.  Participants are advised to reserve a hotel as early in advanced of the course. Some hotels may require participants to travel to NFHTA courses via the metro, the bus, or a cab.

Hotels Close to NFHTA

  • AKA White House

    1710 H Street, NW
    Washington, DC 20006
    Tel. (202) 904-2500


There is underground parking garage in the NFHTA building. The parking garage entrance is on 6th Street at C Street, SW. (across from Holiday Inn/Starbucks.) The cost is $25 per day.

There are additional public parking lots close to NFHTA. 


Traveling to NFHTA by Metrorail

  • Take the Metrorail orange, blue, yellow, or green line to the L’Enfant Plaza Station. Take the 7th and Maryland Avenue exit. The Capital Gallery building is at the top of the escalator. Click here for a Metrorail System Map.


Traveling from Airports

Baltimore/Washington International Airport (BWI)

Dulles International Airport

Reagan National Airport

  • Metrorail – take the Yellow line Metrorail at the National Airport Station to the L’Enfant Plaza Station
  • Driving – follow the signs for Washington, D.C. when exiting the airport or from Route 1 north (the car rental companies). Exit onto I-395 North. Cross the 14th Street bridge staying in the two left lanes. At the corner of 14th Street and Independence Avenue (2nd light) make a right onto Independence Avenue. Make a right on 6th Street. The parking garage entrance is on 6th Street on the right at light with C Street, SW.