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Building 12A - Parking and Directions

12 South Drive
Building 12A
Bethesda, MD 20892

All NIH employees, including those from off-campus locations, must have a NIH parking permit and must park in the employee lots. (Contact the Parking Office, Building 31, Room B1C19, Telephone 301 496-6851 for further information.) There is a charge for visitor parking; metered visitor parking (quarters only). All day visitor parking is available in at the NIH Gateway Center parking garage accessible from Rockville Pike only. You will be responsible for all parking fees as the Technology Training Program is unable to validate.

Because PARKING IS EXTREMELY LIMITED, the use of carpools and public transportation are encouraged. There is a Metro Red Line stop on the NIH grounds located conveniently close to Building 12A.

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Fernwood Building - Parking and Directions

6555 Rock Spring Drive
Fernwood Building
Bethesda, MD 20817

If you plan to drive to the Fernwood building, you will be responsible for all parking garage fees as the Technology Training Program is unable to validate. Your parking options are listed below:

  • Public Parking: Behind 6700B Rockledge - accessible from Rock Spring Drive
  • 6720C Rockledge Garage - accessible from Rock Spring Drive
  • Fernwood Visitor Garage - accessible from Rock Spring Drive

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. The Technology Training Program recommends that NIH staff utilize the NIH Rockledge Shuttle from the Medical Center Metro to the Fernwood building, if at all possible, to avoid having to pay for parking. Exit the shuttle at the Fernwood stop.

If you have any questions, please contact the Technology Training Program staff at 301-594-6248 or send email to Technology Training Program.

From the NIH Campus
Take Old Georgetown Rd. North to Democracy Blvd. At Democracy, make a Left. Follow to 2nd traffic light at Fernwood Rd. Turn right (Fernwood Road).

  • Public Parking Garage Turn right at 2nd light (Rock Spring Drive). Take next left. Garage is on your right.
  • Fernwood Visitior Garage - Turn right at 2nd light (Rock Spring Drive). Take next left. Garage is on your left.
  • 6720C Rockledge Garage - At the 3rd traffic light (Rockledge Drive), turn right (Rockledge Drive); take the 2nd right. You will see the garage on your immediate right. This is the only access point with an attendant.

From Executive Blvd
Take Old Georgetown Rd. South to Democracy Blvd. At Democracy, turn right. Follow to 2nd traffic light at Fernwood Rd. Turn right (Fernwood Road):

  • Public Parking Garage - Turn right at 2nd light (Rock Spring Drive). Take next left. Garage is on your right.
  • Fernwood Visitior Garage Turn right at 2nd light (Rock Spring Drive). Take next left. Garage is on your left.
  • 6720C Rockledge Garage - At the 3rd traffic light (Rockledge Drive), turn right (Rockledge Drive); take the 2nd right. You will see the garage on your immediate right. This is the only access point with an attendant.

From I-270 N
Exit at Democracy Blvd. Stay right to turn right at the end of the ramp. Follow to 1st traffic light. Turn left (Fernwood Road).

  • Public Parking Garage - Turn right at 2nd light (Rock Spring Drive). Take next left. Garage is on your right.
  • Fernwood Visitior Garage - Turn right at 2nd light (Rock Spring Drive). Take next left. Garage is on your left.
  • 6720C Rockledge Garage - At the 3rd traffic light (Rockledge Drive), turn right (Rockledge Drive); take the 2nd right. You will see the garage on your immediate right. This is the only access point with an attendant.

From I-270 S (Local Lanes)
Exit at Democracy Blvd. Turn left at the end of the ramp. Follow to traffic light at Fernwood Road and turn left.

  • Public Parking Garage - Turn right at 2nd light (Rock Spring Drive). Take next left. Garage is on your right.
  • Fernwood Visitior Garage - Turn right at 2nd light (Rock Spring Drive). Take next left. Garage is on your left.
  • 6720C Rockledge Garage - At the 3rd traffic light (Rockledge Drive), turn right (Rockledge Drive); take the 2nd right. You will see the garage on your immediate right. This is the only access point with an attendant.

Biomedical Research Center (BRC) - Parking and Directions

For classes located at the Biomedical Research Center (BRC), please visit Directions for more information on driving to the BRC.

Shady Grove - Parking and Directions

For classes located at Shady Grove, 9609 Medical Center Drive, please visit Directions for more information on driving to the Shady Grove location.

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