Directions to the Library

On May 2, 2022, the Stewart Lee Udall Building reopened to the public. The building will remain open while COVID-19 Community Levels are at the Low or Medium level.

Visitors to the Main Interior Building are required to use the C Street entrance, however visitors with disabilities may use either the C or E Street entrances. Visitors to the building are required to show a valid picture ID.

Library programs will be held via webinar.

The Interior Library at the Main Interior Building is located between C and E streets, at 18th Street Northwest, three blocks southwest of the White House.

Limited metered parking is available on adjacent streets. To reach the Interior Library by Metro, take the Blue or Orange line to the Farragut West station. Exit at 18th Street and walk five (5) blocks south to the Main Interior Building. Alternatively, take the Red Line to the Farragut North station, use the K Street exit, and walk six (6) blocks south and one block west. If you prefer to take a bus, use Metrobus lines 42 or 43 south (toward Kennedy Center) and exit the bus at Virginia Avenue and 19th Street. Then cross 19th Street to arrive at the C Street entrance of the building.




Updated May 2022


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