Plan Your Visit

Plan your one-of-a-kind Atlas experience. The Atlas has four performance spaces and we often host free events in our lobby. We produce Atlas Presents performances and also rent our spaces to other artist groups so they can create their own productions.

For more information, please contact the Atlas Box Office at 202.399.7993, ext. 2 or



1333 H Street NE Washington, DC 20002
202.399.7993, ext. 2

The Union Station Metro Stop is the closest MetroRail station. It’s about a 20-25 minute walk from the Metro.

By Car

Reserve your parking in advance!
SpotHero is the nation’s leading parking reservation app to book convenient and affordable parking, whether it’s for an event, commute to work or even airport parking.

To reserve your parking spot, visit the Atlas Performing Arts Center SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.

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By Streetcar from Union Station

The DC Streetcar departs from the Hopscotch Bridge every 15 minutes. To get there from Union Station, use the elevators or escalators to go up one level from the Amtrak waiting area and go north through the Union Station parking structure toward H Street. Disembark the Streetcar at 13th and H and walk to the Atlas.

By Metrobus

Visit WMATA to access Metro trip planner.

X2 Bus

Runs along H Street from Lafayette Square (16th Street) to Minnesota Avenue and connects with Metrorail at Gallery Place/Chinatown Station.

X8 Bus

Runs along Maryland Avenue from Union Station. Exit at 13th Street; Walk two blocks to H Street.

X9 Bus

Monday through Friday Express Bus serving H Street. Connects at metro Center and Gallery Place following the same route as the X2, but service ends at 6:30 pm.

Walking from Union Station

Head east on Massachusetts Avenue, go around around Stanton Park, then continue east on Maryland Avenue NE. Turn left on 13th Street NE. Turn right on H Street NE and the Atlas will be on your right.

From 295

Kenilworth Avenue Southbound exit at Benning Road. Continue west on Benning Road NE. Benning will end and become H Street NE at a large intersection with Bladensburg Road and H Street. Go two blocks east on H Street NE, the Atlas will be on your left.

Exit station and turn left. Continue along Massachusetts until it becomes Maryland Ave. NE. Turn Left at 13th Street NE. Turn Right on H Street NE. The Atlas will be on your right.

From Virginia

Take 395 North towards Washington, DC. Take exit 6 on the right toward D Street NW, US Senate. Take exit 10 toward Massachusetts Avenue. Continue straight onto 2nd Street NW. Turn right onto H Street NE. The Atlas will be on your right.

From Maryland

From Capital Beltway South. Take 95 North toward Baltimore. Take exit 2A-B to merge onto 295 N toward Washington National Harbor. Keep right on Anacostia Freeway N toward 395, Capitol Hill. Exit left onto Benning Road. Turn left onto Benning Road. The Atlas will be on your left.


The Atlas now has convenient access to the new Capital Bikeshare program. The closest station is at 13th and H Streets NE across the street from the theatre.


There is extremely limited street parking in our neighborhood. We encourage patrons to take public transportation, use Spot Hero, walk from the trolley (there is a stop one-half block away) or take taxi cabs/Lyft/Uber.