Travel & Housing

Hotel Information

Annual Convention and Public Art & Civic Design Conference Headquarters Hotel

Washington Marriott Wardman Park
2660 Woodley Rd. NW
Washington, DC 20008
T: 202.328.2000
$245 single | double occupancy, per night.

To qualify for the room block rate, you must mention Americans for the Arts when making your reservation. You can also reserve your room online at the room block rate the link to access the group discount.

Discounted Rate Deadline: May 22, 2020
If you book after May 22, Americans for the Arts cannot guarantee the discounted group rate, or if the hotel sells out prior to this date.

Come early and stay late! Group rate will be available from June 23–28, 2020 (subject to availability).

At Americans for the Arts, we work to negotiate the best possible hotel room rates and recognize the importance of fulfilling our obligations to our hotel partners. The best way to experience the conference is to be in the heart of it all at the conference headquarters. We appreciate everyone’s support in booking with the official Americans for the Arts Hotel Room Block.
Room Rates

$245 single | double occupancy, per night

Housing Policies

  • All reservations are subject to a 14.5% or current tax charge.
  • Reservations not cancelled 72 hours in advance will be charged first room night and tax.
  • Standard Check In time is 4:00 PM and Standard Check Out Time is 11:00 AM


Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel parking is available on a daily basis as follows:

  • Valet Parking
    0-2 Hours = $40
    2-8 Hours = $52
    8-24 Hours = $62
    Overnight = $62

  • Self-Parking
    0-2 Hours = $30
    2-6 Hours = $43
    6-24 Hours = $52
    Overnight = $52

Air Transportation

We've made it even easier for you to come to the 2020 Annual Convention and Public Art & Civic Design Conference in the Nation's Capital.

If you’re booking air travel, please plan on arriving at one of the DC area airports:
•    Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)
•    Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)
•    Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)

Take Advantage of our Travel Partnerships!

American Airlines has offered a 4% discount on published fares (excludes basic economy and non-discountable fares) to attendees. Ticketing is available at by using authorization code 8960GC in the promotion code section. For questions regarding ticketing call 1-800-433-1790. Please note discounts exclude basic economy and non-discountable fares.

Delta Airline discounts is another option with the Americans for the Arts airline partnerships. Reservations and ticketing is available via, select "Book Your Flight." In the meeting code box provided, enter the group Meeting Code: NMU9L to access discounted travel. Discounts available range from 2-10% off for Delta and applicable DL codeshare flights and fare rules will determine eligibility.

Americans for the Arts has partnered with United Airlines to offer travel discounts to Convention attendees. Visit and enter Z Code: ZJFE and Agreement Code: 121791 (without spaces) in the Offer Code box. You may also call the United Meeting Reservation Desk at 800-426-1122 Mon-Fri 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM ET and Sat-Sun 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM ET/ Booking fees are waived for meeting reservations. Please note that all travel must be booked for the date over the meeting (June 24th - June 28th) in order to receive the discount. Discounts available range from 2-10% off depending on the trip and fare basis.

Please Note: Ticketing Fees May Apply

Ground Transportation

There are variety of transportation services available from each of the three DC area airports to our convening headquarters, the Washington Marriott Wardman Park.

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)
7 Miles from Washington Marriott Wardman Park
Estimated Ride Share App Fare $18 -- $21
Estimated Taxi Fare $30
Estimated Metro Fare $1.7 (one way)
More Info on DCA Ground Transportation Options

Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)
24 Miles from Washington Marriott Wardman Park
Estimated Ride Share App Fare $42 -- $49
Estimated Taxi Fare $60
More Info on IAD Ground Transportation Options

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)
34 Miles from Washington Marriott Wardman Park
Estimated Ride Share App Fare $50 -- $60
Estimated Taxi Fare $88
More Info on BWI Ground Transportation Options