FAQS: DIRECTIONS

Brookland Pastoral Center is conveniently located on Quincy Street NE between 13th Street and 14th Street in a quiet neighborhood in the northeast section of Washington DC near Catholic University. It is bounded by Michigan Avenue to the north, South Dakota Avenue to the East, and Rhode Island Avenue NE to the south. 13th and 14th Streets NE intersect each of these roads. 1325 Quincy Street NE is a white house with steps and ivy very near the fire hydrant.


PARKING

Free parking is available on the right hand side of the street (coming from 13th Street NE). You may also park in the Franciscan Monastery parking lot at the corner of 14th Street NE and Quincy Street NE.


Additional detailed directions are available (below):
– by metro
– by car from downtown Washington DC and northern Virginia
– by car from Washington DC, upper northwest
– by car from Prince George’s County/Route 1 (Rhode Island Avenue NE)
– by car from Prince George’s County/Queens Chapel Road
– by car from Montgomery County


BY METRO
Take the Red Line to the Brookland-CUA metro stop.
Exit toward the buses, walk to the left toward 10th Street (the residential street bordering the metro station).
Turn left onto 10th Street toward Michigan Avenue (street of large bridge over metro tracks).
Turn right onto Michigan Avenue.
Walk along Michigan Avenue.
Turn right onto Quincy Street NE.
Cross 12th Street and 13th Street (4 way stop).
1325 Quincy Street NE is about 2/3 up the block on the right, a white house with steps and ivy before the fire hydrant.


BY CAR FROM WASHINGTON DC OR NORTHERN VIRGINIA
Take North Capitol Street north to Michigan Avenue NE.
Turn right onto Michigan Avenue NE.
Follow Michigan Avenue about 1.5 miles past Trinity College on the right.
Get in the middle lane, pass the Shrine and Catholic University on the left.
Stay in the middle lane and go straight through the light when the right lane bears off to the right (onto Monroe Street).
Continue on Michigan Avenue past Pizza Hut (on the right) across the bridge to Quincy Street NE (right turn only).
Turn right onto Quincy Street NE, cross 12th Street, go straight at the 4-way stop at 13th Street.

BY CAR FROM WASHINGTON DC/UPPER NORTHWEST
Take Military Road to Missouri Avenue to Riggs Road NE (at North Capitol Street), pass the Fort Totten Metro on the right. The next light is South Dakota Avenue NE, get in far right lane.
Turn right onto South Dakota Avenue NE, follow it past Fort Totten Metrobus entrance, past McDonald’s on the right, to 13th Street NE.
Turn right onto 13th Street NE.
Follow 13th Street NE through residential section (a 4-way Stop and a couple of lights), cross Michigan Avenue, and continue to Quincy Street NE (a 4-Way Stop).
Turn left onto Quincy Street NE.
1325 Quincy Street NE is about 2/3 up the block on the right, a white house with steps and ivy before the fire hydrant.

BY CAR FROM PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY/ROUTE 1 (RHODE ISLAND AVENUE)
Take Route 1 (Rhode Island Avenue) into Washington DC.
The first light after you enter DC is the intersection of 28th Street, Monroe St, and Route 1.
Turn right onto Monroe Street NE (not sharp right onto 28th Street).
Follow Monroe Street NE through a residential area – cross South Dakota Avenue, cross 18th Street NE (elementary school on the right) to 13th Street (the second light after 18th Street).
Turn right onto 13th Street NE.
Follow 13th Street for 5 blocks to Quincy Street NE.
Turn right onto Quincy Street NE.
1325 Quincy Street NE is about 2/3 up the block on the right, a white house with steps and ivy before the fire hydrant.


BY CAR FROM PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY/QUEENS CHAPEL ROAD
Take Queens Chapel Road into Washington DC where it becomes Michigan Avenue NE.
Follow Michigan Avenue NE around the curves through a residential area to 14th Street NE.
Turn left onto 14th Street NE, pass an elementary school on the left.
Go straight at the 4-way stop at Taylor Street NE.
Pass the Howard Divinity School on the left.
The next 4-way stop is Quincy Street NE.
Turn left onto Quincy Street NE.
1325 Quincy Street NE is the second house on the left, a white house with steps and ivy after the fire hydrant. Street parking is only on BPC's side of the street.

BY CAR – FROM MONTGOMERY COUNTY
Take Beltway (I-495) to University Boulevard East (Route 193).
Follow University Blvd East (Route 193), cross Piney Branch, cross New Hampshire Avenue at Langley Park, and continue to Riggs Road (Route 212).
Turn right onto Riggs Road.
Go up the hill, through a light, down a hill, through light at East West Hwy (Route 410), up another hill to light at Sargent Road (Pizza Hut on the left just beyond the light).
Turn left onto Sargent Road (Pizza Hut, Wendy’s, and K-Mart on the right).
Follow Sargent Road through residential sections (cross Chillum Road, cross Eastern into Washington DC, go straight at 4-way Stop, cross South Dakota Avenue NE).
Near South Dakota Ave NE, Sargent Road changes to 13th Street NE.
Follow 13th Street NE through residential section (a 4-way Stop and a couple of lights), cross Michigan Avenue, and continue to Quincy Street NE (a 4-Way Stop).
Turn left onto Quincy Street NE.
1325 Quincy Street NE is about 2/3 up the block on the right, a white house with steps and ivy before the fire hydrant.

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