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Capitol Riverfront Map - Washington DC

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This map of the Capitol Riverfront shows the location of the 500-acre neighborhood in Washington, DC, which is set along the Anacostia River near Nationals Park, Washington's baseball stadium. The neighborhood is developing quickly and becoming a popular venue for special events. Read more about the Capitol Riverfront.

Capitol Riverfront Map User Tips
General driving directions to the Capitol Riverfront are provided below the map. Click on the map icons to get more information or specific directions from your location. Zoom in or out to see more detail using the vertical slider bar on the left hand side of the map. To recenter the map click and drag the map background. You can toggle current traffic conditions on and off by clicking on the Traffic button. You can change the type of map displayed by clicking on the Map button and selecting the desired option(s). To see Street View images, click and drag the orange man icon (located in the upper left hand corner of the map) to the desired location and release.

Capitol Riverfront Map

Directions From Downtown, DC:
Follow I-395 South
Take the I-295 exit on the left toward Anacostia.
Keep right at the fork, follow signs for S Capitol St
Turn left at M Sts SW
Turn right on 4th St. SE

Directions From Virginia:
Take I-395 N/US-1 N toward Washington
Take the Maine Ave exit
Turn left at Maine Ave SW (Maine Street will become M Street)
Continue on M St SW
Turn right at S. Capitol St SE
Turn left at M Sts SW
Turn right on 4th St. SE

Directions From Maryland (Northwest of DC):
Follow the Capital Beltway/I-495 South
Take the George Washington Memorial Pkwy toward Washington
Exit onto I-395 North toward Washington
Take the Maine Ave exit
Turn left at Maine Ave SW (Maine Street will become M Street)
Continue on M St SW
Turn right at S. Capitol St SE
Turn left at M Sts SW
Turn right on 4th St. SE

Directions From Maryland (Northeast of DC):
Take 295 South to Washington
Take exit 3B for Howard Rd toward Downtown
Go across the S. Capitol St. Bridge
Turn right on M St.
Turn left at 4th St. SE

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