Location and Directions

School Without Walls at Francis Stevens
2425 N Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20037
202-724-4841
Fax:  202-724-3957

The School Without Walls at Francis Stevens is nestled in Rock Creek Park in Washington’s West End and adjacent to historic Georgetown. SWWFS is minutes away from the Kennedy Center, George Washington University, and the White House.

Driving Directions

From the North

  • Take Route 95 South to 495 West (towards Silver Spring). This will put you on the Capital Beltway.
  • Take Exit 33 (Connecticut Avenue, South) for approximately 8 miles.
  • When you reach ‘M’ Street, make a right turn.
  • Continue eight blocks to 24th Street and make another right.
  • The SWWFS is located at the end of 24th Street at ‘N’ Street.

From the Northwest

  • Take Route 70 South to Route 270 South.
  • Take 495 East towards Baltimore.
  • Take Exit 33 (Connecticut Avenue, South) for approximately 8 miles.
  • When you reach ‘M’ Street, make a right turn.
  • Continue eight blocks to 24th Street and make another right.
  • The SWWFS is located at the end of 24th Street at ‘N’ Street.

From the South

  • Take Route 95 North to 395 North (Washington).
  • Exit at 8B (this will be for the Pentagon, Arlington Cemetery, & Rosslyn), a small sign will say ‘Memorial Bridge’. Stay in the left lane.
  • Cross the Memorial Bridge and stay in the left lane.
  • Turn left onto 23rd street and follow 23rd Street about one mile.
  • Turn left on ‘H’ Street, then right onto 24th Street.
  • After you cross over ‘M’ Street, continue on 24th Street to ‘N’ street.

From the West

  • Take Route 66 East (Washington). Follow 66 East over the Roosevelt Bridge (you really do not have an option).
  • Stay in the left lane of the bridge and follow the exit for E Street.
  • The Freeway will end at 20th Street, where you will make a left turn.
  • Follow 20th Street to ‘M’ Street. Make a left on ‘M’ Street.
  • Go four blocks and make a right on 24th Street.
  • Travel for two blocks on 24th Street to ‘N’ Street.
  • SWWFS’ parking lot is located at the end of 24th Street at ‘N’ Street.

From the East

  • Take Route 50 West. Route 50 becomes New York Avenue when you cross into the District.
  • Take New York Avenue West and make a left onto 9th Street, NW.
  • Turn right on ‘K’ Street, then turn right on 20th Street from the service road.
  • Make a left onto ‘M’ Street and make a right on 24th Street.
  • Travel for two blocks on 24th Street to ‘N’ Street.
  • SWWFS’ parking lot is located at the end of 24th Street at ‘N’ Street.

Metro Directions

metro-mapFrom Foggy Bottom Metro Station

  • Take the escalators to the street level.
  • Make a U turn and walk away from the escalators.
  • Continue to the corner of 24th Street, NW and make a right turn.
  • Continue north on 24th to ‘N’ Street, NW.
  • Cross M Street. Travel for two blocks to ‘N’ Street.

From the Dupont Circle Metro Station

  • Take the Circle South exit.
  • Walk straight south on 19th Street, NW.
  • Make a right turn on ‘N’ Street, NW.
  • Continue to 24th Street, NW.
  • SWWFS is located at the corner at 24th and ‘N’ Streets.

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