Important Locations

Hub: to be announced (most of the CalRBS activities will be clustered on the National Mall)


updated Feb. 2023
These hotels were found using a combination of travel websites and are not endorsed by CalRBS or the Smithsonian Libraries and Archives. These hotels are suggested based on strong online reviews, affordable nightly rates, and proximity to course hubs, but not on personal experience.

citizenM Washington DC Capitol hotel
$107 / night
550 School St SW, Washington, DC 20024
tel: 1 (202) 747-2145

Holiday Inn Washington Capitol – Natl Mall
$130 / night
550 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20024
tel: 1 (888) 465-4329

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC
$140 / night
700 F St NW, Washington, DC 20004
tel: 1 (202) 628-7177

Tabbard Inn
$150 / night
1739 N St NW, Washington, DC 20036
tel: 1 (202) 785-1277

Hilton Washington DC National Mall: The Wharf
$211 / night
480 L’Enfant Plaza SW, Washington, DC 20024
tel: 1 (202) 484-1000



Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

Dulles International Airport


WMATA: Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority is a system of busses and rail that serves the greater D.C. area. Prices range from $2.00 per ride to $58.00 for a seven-day unlimited pass for a week.

Rideshare Options

The following rideshare providers

  • Uber
  • Lyft
  • Curb
  • Arlo


“The 100 Very Best Restaurants in Washington” according to Washingtonian.

TripAdvisor’s List of best D.C. Restaurants

Eater’s 38 Essential D.C. Restaurants