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Welcome to the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division

Visitor Information Page!

 

This page is intended to be your one-stop resource, providing everything you can expect and need to know about visiting us! On this page, you will find directions, hotel information, and other pertinent information related to your visit.

 

6149 Welsh Road, Suite 203, Dahlgren, VA 22448-5130
NSWCDD.Info@navy.mil

BASE ACCESS

CAC Holders:       

  • Must present Government issued Common Access Card (CAC)
  • DoD Retiree ID card. 

Non-CAC Holder:

  • Complete SECNAV 5512-1 Access Form (Download)
  • Required IDs – must be current, non-expired
    • ONE required from the list below:
      • U.S. Passport or U.S. Passport Card
      • Employment Authorization Document containing photo (Form 1-766)

- OR -

  • TWO required from the lists below (one from each)
    • Valid Driver’s License (State-issued)
    • School ID w/photo
    • ID card issued by federal, state or local government agencies
    • Voter’s registration card
    • U.S. Military Card
    • Military dependent’s ID card

- AND -

  • Social Security Card
  • Certification of Birth (Department of State-issued)
  • Certificate of Birth (issued by State, County, municipal or territory of U.S.)
  • U.S. Citizen ID Card
  • Employment authorization document (issued by DHS)
  • Persons under age 18 can provide school, doctor, hospital or day-care record

REQUIRED FORMS FOR DRIVING ON BASE 

  • ALL Three required:

  • Valid Driver’s License (State-issued)
  • Proof of Insurance
  • Proof of Registration 
  • Rental vehicles: drivers MUST be listed as drivers on rental agreement 

GATE AND VISITOR CONTROL CENTER

Visitor Center:

  • Address: 17320 Dahlgren Road, Dahlgren, VA 22448
  • Phone: (540) 653-6891
  • Hours: Mon.-Fri.:  7 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Main Gate (A Gate), FOR ALL VISITORS

  • 24/7

B Gate, FOR CAC/MILITARY ID HOLDERS, OR THOSE WITH TEMPORARY BASE ACCESS

  • Mon.-Fri: 5:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
PARKING

Visitor parking is easily accessible at each building.

DIRECTIONS
  • Rt. 3 east to Rt. 206 east to Dahlgren
  • Rt. 5 south to Rt. 301 south, left on Rt. 206 to Dahlgren
  • Note: At the Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial/Senator Thomas “Mac” Middleton Bridge, tolls are collected in the southbound direction only.  Toll is $6.00 per two-axle vehicle.  E-ZPass is also accepted.
  • Interstate I-95 north to Rt. 207 north to Rt. 301 north, right on Rt. 206 east to Dahlgren
LODGING
  • Navy Gateway Inns & Suites, NGIS (Visitor Quarters), NSF Dahlgren
    Address: 17485 Potomac Inn Road, Bldg. 960, Dahlgren, VA 22448
    Phone: (540) 653-7672
    Reservations: (877) 628-9233
    Hours: 24/7
    Check-in: 3pm
    Checkout: 11am
    Website: http://ngis.dodlodging.net
  • Hampton Inn & Suites
    Address: 16450 Commerce Drive, King George, VA 22485
    Phone: (540) 625-2333
    Website: www.hamptoninn3.hilton.com
     
  • Country Inn & Suites by Radisson
    Address: 4755 James Madison Pkwy, King George, VA 22485
    Phone: (540) 644-1500
    Website: www.radissonhotels.com
     
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Dahlgren
    Address: 16348 Gateway Lane, King George, VA 22485
    Phone: (540) 625-2034
    Website: www.ihg.com
AIRPORTS
  • Address: 1 Saarinen Circle, Sterling, VA 20166
  • Phone: (703) 572-2700
  • Website: www.flydulles.com
  • Address: 2401 S. Smith Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22202
  • Phone: (703) 417-8000
  • Website: www.flyreagan.com
  • Address: 7050 Friendship Road, Baltimore, MD 21240
  • Phone: (410) 859-7111
  • Website: www.bwiairport.com
  • Address: 1 Richmond Byrd Terminal Drive, Richmond, VA 23250
  • Phone: (804) 226-3000
  • Website: www.flyrichmond.com
LOCAL COMMANDS
  • Address: 6509 Sampson Road, Dahlgren VA 22448
  • Points of Contact:
    • Commanding Officer: (540) 653-8203
    • Executive Officer: (540) 653-7575
    • Installation Program Integrator: (540) 653-4300
    • Command Master Chief: (540) 653-1809
    • Command Duty Officer: (540) 850-2380
    • Public Affairs Officer: (540) 653-8153
  • Address: 17211 Avenue D, Suite 160, Dahlgren, VA 22448-5148
  • Points of Contact:
    • Front Desk/Access Control: (540) 663-1999
    • Program Protection: (540) 663-6998
  • Address: 4048 Higley Rd., Dahlgren, VA 22448-5144,
  • Points of Contact:
    • Commander: (540) 653-8781
    • Deputy Chief of Staff: (540) 653-1990
    • Executive Staff: (540) 653-8781
    • Command Security: (540) 653-2787/7497
    • Facilities: (540) 653-3799
    • Public Affairs: (540) 653-1990
    • Equal Employment Officer: (540) 653-8224
    • Bldg 1452 Front Desk: (540) 653-3749/50
  • Website: www.jwac.mil
  • Address: 5395 First Street, Bldg. 1520, Dahlgren, VA 22448
  • Points of Contact:
    • Quarterdeck: (540) 653-1031/1032
    • CSCS SDO Phone: (540) 645-1630
    • CSCS/ATRC Automated Recording: (540) 653-2241/2242
    • CSCS Commanding Officer: (540) 653-1023
    • CSCS Executive Director: (540) 653-1023
    • CSCS Executive Officer: (540) 653-1023
    • CSCS Command Master Chief: (540) 653-1038
    • CSCS Public Affairs Officer (includes ATRC): (540) 653-4531
  • Website: https://www.public.navy.mil/netc/centers/cscs/Default.aspx
  • Address: 5395 First Street, Bldg. 1520, Dahlgren, VA 22448
  • Points of Contact:
    • Quarterdeck: (540) 653-1031/1032
    • ATRC CDO Phone: (540) 842-6871
    • ATRC Commanding Officer: (540) 653-1310
    • ATRC Executive Officer: (540) 653-1310
    • ATRC Senior Enlisted Leader: (540) 653-1039
  • Website: https://www.public.navy.mil/netc/centers/cscs/atrc/Default.aspx
  • Address: 5280 Fourth St., Ste. 162, Dahlgren, VA 22448
  • Points of Contact:
    • Officer in Charge.: (540) 653-9900
    • Deputy: (540) 653-9901
    • Executive Director: (540) 653-9903
    • Administrative Officer: (540) 284-5050
  • Address: 5280 Fourth St., Dahlgren, VA 22448
  • Points of Contact:
    • Commander: (540) 653-5630
    • Operations Director: (540) 653-6511
    • Operations Superintendent: (540) 653-5583
    • Operations Center (24/7 On-Duty Crew): (540) 653-6501/0018
    • Security: (540) 653-0500
  • Points of Contact:
    • Service Desk (24/7): (540) 653-8230
    • Public Works Officer: (540) 653-8521
    • Deputy Public Works Officer: (540) 653-3282
    • Management Services: (540) 653-8744
    • Safety Office (540) 653-3281
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