4th Symposium on the Impacts of an
Ice-Diminishing Arctic on Naval and Maritime Operations
June 20 - 22, 2011
Maps, Directions & Travel Information
The symposium is being held at:
The D.C. Metro's Green and Yellow Line stops at Archives-Navy Memorial,
steps from the front door. The Memorial offers an Events Hotline at (202)
737-2300 ext. 768 for updated schedules or cancellations due to
If you should need assistance with hotel accommodations for the
conference, please call Mance & Associates directly for more information at 202-667-9332.
Information for Uniformed Service Members
The uniform of the day for all active duty personnel attending the
Arctic Symposium at the U.S. Navy Memorial is as follows:
- US Navy & NOAA - Summer White (Officer/Enlisted)
- US Coast Guard - Tropical Blue Long
- International military - Equivalent to above
The Navy Memorial is served by DC Metrorail, DC Metro buses, and
the DC Circulator bus system.
The Navy Memorial is located above the Archives-Navy Memorial-Penn Quarter
Metrorail system map
route map and schedule information, PDF, 4.1MB
The D.C. Circulator, a public bus system that provides inexpensive,
frequent service in downtown Washington, has six routes.
One route is a continuous loop on the streets bordering the Mall
(Independence Avenue, 4th Street NW, Constitution Avenue and 17th Street
NW, designated in purple on the map), stopping at each of the Smithsonian museums as well as the two
National Gallery buildings. The new loop buses will run every 10 minutes
and cost $1 a ride. Another route operates north-south between the
Convention Center and the waterfront via Chinatown and the Mall (red on the map). This
route travels up 7th Street, NW which is adjacent to the United States
Navy Memorial, located between 7th and 9th Streets, NW.
2011 Symposium Information
Participating / Invited Agencies