CPWR is at 8484 Georgia Ave., in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland, across from the Discovery Communications headquarters at the corner of Wayne Ave. Take the elevator to the 10th floor.
Driving from Washington, D.C.: Take 16th Street north. After you pass Walter Reed Army Medical Center on your right, continue just over 1 mile to a small traffic circle; go one-quarter of the way around and follow the sign, “to 29,” onto Colesville Road. At the third traffic light, turn right on Georgia Ave., heading south. CPWR is on the second block on your right. For public parking at meters, go to the next corner, Bonifant St., and turn right for one block.
From the northeast: Take I-495/the Capital Beltway west; take exit 31 on the right to US97/Georgia Ave. south toward Silver Spring. CPWR is about 1.5 miles ahead on the right, one block past the intersection with Colesville Rd.
From the northwest: Take I-495/the Capital Beltway east; take exit 31B on the right to US97/Georgia Ave. south. CPWR is about 1.5 miles ahead on the right, one block past the intersection with Colesville Rd.
Parking: Three metered public facilities are available within two blocks of CPWR. Two are west of Georgia, on Bonifant St. One is east of Georgia on Wayne Ave. (See map.)
By public transportation: Take the Washington area Metro Red Line to Silver Spring. As you exit the station, you will see a bus depot on your right and will be walking toward Wayne Ave. Follow Wayne Ave. as it curves to your right for about 3 blocks. CPWR will be on your right at the corner of Georgia Ave.