Contact, Parking & Directions

Parking at Beauvoir

Beauvoir, The National Cathedral Elementary School, is located on the grounds of the Washington National Cathedral. The Cathedral is located at the intersection of Massachusetts and Wisconsin Avenues in the upper northwest section of Washington, DC.

In an effort to be a good neighbor, please attempt to find a legal parking space on the Cathedral Close before searching in the neighborhood that surrounds Beauvoir and the Cathedral. Beauvoir has 26 visitor parking spots within proximity to the School. A permit must be displayed on your dashboard.

The Cathedral has an underground parking garage, in which families are encouraged to park. Please enter and exit the garage from the main entrance off of Wisconsin Avenue. Pull a ticket and Beauvoir will validate parking for up to three hours during business hours.

Additional Contact Information

  • Camp Front Desk: 202-537-6485
    From June 17th to August 2th, the front desk is staffed Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m to 6:00 p.m.
  • Camp Nurse: 202-537-2938
  • Camp Address
    Beauvoir Summer Programs
    3500 Woodley Road, NW
    Washington, DC 20016
  • Media
    Media inquiries should be directed to the Associate Director of Communications, Jenny Towns at jenny.towns@cathedral.org

2019 Session Dates

Pre-Week: June 10 - 14 (Beauvoir student programs, Brown Bears pre-week, & C.I.T. Leadership Program)
Week 1: June 17 - 21
Week 2: June 24 – 28
Week 3: July 1 – 3 (Closed July 4 and 5) 
Week 4: July 8 - 12
Week 5: July 15 - 19
Week 6: July 22 - 26
Week 7: July 29 - August 2

Camp Hours
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

For pricing and further details, check individual session tabs at the bottom of the page.

Directions to Beauvoir

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  • From Downtown Washington

    Take Massachusetts Avenue north to Wisconsin Avenue. Turn right onto Wisconsin Avenue. Turn right onto Woodley Road. Turn right onto 35th Street (this is actually Beauvoir's driveway). Beauvoir is at the top of the driveway. You will drive pass the National Cathedral School athletic facility at the bottom of the driveway on your left.
  • From Maryland and the North

    Take I-95 to I-495 W towards Silver Spring. Take Exit 33, Connecticut Avenue, towards Chevy Chase. Take Connecticut Avenue to Van Ness Street. Turn right onto Van Ness and continue to Reno Road. Turn left onto Reno Road. Continue down Reno Road, which will turn into 34th Street. When you get to the light at Woodley Road, turn right. At the next stop sign, turn left into Beauvoir's driveway at the corner of 35th Street and Woodley Road.
  • From Virginia and the South

    Take I-495 over the American Legion Bridge into Maryland and take the Wisconsin Avenue/Bethesda exit. Follow Wisconsin Avenue to Woodley Road. Turn left onto Woodley Road. Follow Woodley Road through two stop signs. At the third stop sign, make a right into Beauvoir's driveway at the corner of 35th Street and Woodley Road.

    OR take the Memorial Bridge to the Lincoln Memorial, bearing right onto Rock Creek Parkway. Follow Rock Creek Parkway to the Massachusetts Avenue exit, turning left onto Massachusetts Avenue. Then follow directions from Downtown Washington above.
  • From Virginia and the West

    Take I-66 East to I-495 West, the Capital Beltway. Follow directions from Virginia and the South over the American Legion Bridge above.
  • Via Metrorail and Metrobus

    From Tenleytown 
    • Take the Metro Red Line to the Tenleytown/AU station. 
    • Exit on the west side of Wisconsin Avenue. 
    • Take any "30" series bus (#30, #32, #34 or #36) or the 96 bus going south on Wisconsin Avenue. 
    • Ride approximately one and a half miles south on Wisconsin Avenue to the Cathedral. (This is a downhill walk, if you prefer to walk.) 
    • Walk on South Road alongside the Cathedral to reach Beauvoir. 
    From Dupont Circle 
    • Take the the N2, N3, N4 or N6 bus until you reach the intersection of Massachusetts and Wisconsin Avenues. 
    • Walk north on Wisconsin Avenue one-half block to the Cathedral.
    • Walk on South Road alongside the Cathedral to reach Beauvoir. 
    From Woodley Park 
    • Take the 96 bus toward Tenleytown Station. 
    • Get off the bus at the corner of Woodley and 35th Street. 
    • Beauvoir’s entrance is at the corner. 
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Meet Our Directors

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3500 Woodley Road, NW
Washington, DC 20016 
Tel: (202) 537-6485 
Fax: (202) 537-6512
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About Beauvoir

Beauvoir Summer is located at Beauvoir, the National Cathedral Elementary School, on the 60-acre Cathedral Close in Washington, DC. Beauvoir is a coeducational Pre-Kindergarten through Third Grade school carefully designed for young learners.