Directions to Planetarium


David M. Brown Planetarium

1426 N. Quincy Street, Arlington, VA 22207   703-228-6070
More than Forty Years of Service to Arlington Students and the Greater Community

The David M Brown Planetarium is co-located on the campus of the Arlington Schools Education Center at 1426 N. Quincy Street near Washington-Lee High School.

Arriving from the west via I-66:

Take Exit 71 (Glebe Rd/Fairfax Drive.) Continue east on Fairfax Drive and turn left at the sixth traffic light onto N. Quincy St.  Head north on Quincy two blocks and look for the white domed building on your left.

I-66 from the east and DC:

Take exit 72 (Glebe Rd).  At the exit, turn left on Glebe Rd.  At the next traffic light (Washington Blvd) turn left and go two traffic lights to N. Quincy Street.  Turn left on Quincy and proceed two blocks to the planetarium (white domed building on you left.)

Arriving from the South:

Travel northbound on Glebe Road (approx 3.7 miles from I-395) to N. Quincy.  Right on Quincy and pass 3 traffic lights and look for the white domed building on your left.

Arriving west from Lee Highway (US Rt 29):

Turn right  onto N.Quincy at traffic light.  There will be  two car dealerships on either side of Quincy as you make your right turn.  Follow N. Quincy across I-66 overpass (approx 1/2 mile) and immediately turn right into Planetarium/Ed Center parking lot.