Directions

Friends of Fort Dupont Ice Arena, Inc.

3779 Ely Place
Washington, DC 20019
Phone: 202-584-5007
Fax: 202-584-5008
E-mail: info@fdia.org

Please be advised if coming from areas of Northern Virginia or DC: Full Closure of Eastbound Southeast Freeway Between 8th Street, SE and Pennsylvania Ave, SE Starts January 31, 2013
From the I-695 Outbound Freeway Bridge (along SE/SW Freeway), take the right exit ramp to I-295 NORTH. Take Pennsylvania Avenue East exit toward Andrews Air Force Base. Merge on to Pennsylvania Ave and move all the way to the left to turn. At third light, take a left on Minnesota Avenue. Go one mile to 4th light, take a right on Ely Place. Rink about ¼ mile up Ely Place on right. Large parking lot and low, flat building.

From Capitol Hill Take Pennsylvania Avenue, across Sousa Bridge (Anacostia River). At third light, take a left on Minnesota Avenue. Go one mile to 4th light, take a right on Ely Place. Rink about ¼ mile up Ely Place on right. Large parking lot and low, flat building.

From Georgetown Please see advisory above

From Northern Virginia Take Wilson Bridge to Route 295 North. At 95/395 split, bear left on 95. Take Pennsylvania Avenue East exit. At third light, take a left on Minnesota Avenue. Go one mile to 4th light, take a right on Ely Place. Rink about ¼ mile up Ely Place on right. Large parking lot and low, flat building.

From Prince George’s County Take Pennsylvania Avenue/Route 4 West to Washington. Take a right on Minnesota Avenue. Go one mile to 4th light, take a right on Ely Place. Rink about ¼ mile up Ely Place on right. Large parking lot and low, flat building.

By Metro
Take the Orange Line to Minnesota Avenue station. From there take the U6 bus to Ely Place. The U6 bus stops at the foot of the ice rink parking lot. (The Minnesota Avenue metro station is slightly more than 1 mile from the rink.)