Metro Washington, DC

The ISSTD Conference Committee selected the Washington, DC metro area as the location for the 2017 Annual Conference. The Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA is located adjacent to the Crystal City Metro station, one stop from National Airport and four stops from the National Mall. Washington, DC is home to major attractions including museums, parks, and monuments as well as an eclectic food scene. Conference attendees can enjoy the city's greatest springtime celebration, the National Cherry Blossom Festival, which runs March 20 - April 16, 2017.

Major Attractions around Washington, DC

For more information on Washington, DC Attractions:
Destination DC

Washington, DC Sightseeing Tours

Where to eat

Dining Options Available On-Site at the Crystal Gateway marriott:

  • The Atrium (American cuisine)
  • Restaurant Mez (Mediterranean cuisine)
  • Einstein Bros Bagel (American cuisine)

Other Restaurants Options:

Restaurants Near Hotel

Additional dining options are available at The Fashion Centre at Pentagon City (.7 miles from the Crystal Gateway Marriott) and Crystal City Shops (.5 miles from the Crystal Gateway Marriott)

Washington, DC Restaurant Guides

Transit Information

Public Transportation around the Washington, DC metro area:
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
The Crystal Gateway Marriott is located adjacent to the Crystal City Metro Station on the Yellow and Blue Lines.