April 12 & 13, 2014 State of the Map US

Venue and Hotels

Conference venues

Washington Convention Center

801 Mt Vernon Place NW
Washington, DC 20001

The main conference on April 12 and 13 will take place at the Washington Convention Center in downtown Washington DC.

American Red Cross - Historic National Headquarters

430 17th Street NW
Washington, DC 20006

The sprint day on April 14 will be hosted by the American Red Cross in their historic national headquarters close to the National Mall.

Hotels and other accommodation options

We suggest staying in one of the following hotels, which are within walking distance of the venue, affordable, and will be full of OpenStreetMap folks. We strongly recommend booking early with the conference occurring during peak tourist season.

Washington Plaza Hotel

10 Thomas Circle NW
Washington, DC 20005

We've reserved a block of rooms at the discounted rate with single King & Queen rooms starting at $139/night and two, double bedded rooms starting at $159/night. You can book this for Friday April 11 through Sunday April 13. You can book the discounted block rate here. To get the special rate, you must book by March 11.

Henley Park Hotel

926 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001

With rooms starting at $155/night, the Henley Park hotel is conveniently located one block from the conference venue.


999 Ninth St, NW
Washington, DC 20001

The downtown Renaissance is a luxury hotel located across the street from the convention center. Room start at $179/night and include a variety of amenities, such as access to the hotel's Vida Fitness Center.

Hotel Harrington

436 11th Street NW
Washington, DC 20004

A 15 minute walk from the Convention Center, the historic Hotel Harrington celebrates it's 100th anniversary this year! Rooms start at $135/night.

District Hotel

1440 Rhode Island Ave NW
Washington, DC 20005

A variety of room sizes are available, starting at $139/night. With an excellent location near Logan Circle, it is near bars and restaurants and is only a 20 min walk from the Convention Center.


AirBnB is an excellent option for affordable rental rooms and apartments throughout Washington, DC.


Washington, DC also has a number of Hostels with dormitory style accommodations starting at $40/night.


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