Woodlawn & Frank Lloyd Wright's Pope-Leighey House National Trust for Historic Preservation


Woodlawn and Pope Leighey are located at 9000 Richmond Highway (U.S. Route 1) in Alexandria, Virginia.

Please note that GPS will only direct you to the general vicinity of the property and not to the entrance exactly. 

The Federal Highways Route 1 widening construction may cause traffic delays. Please allow additional travel time. 

From I-395/I-95
Exit at 166A (Fairfax County Parkway). Proceed on the Parkway until you dead end at Richmond Highway (U.S. Route 1). Turn left and continue north to the 3rd light. Turn left onto Woodlawn Road.

From the George Washington Parkway/Washington, D.C.
Follow George Washington Parkway to Mount Vernon. In Old Town Alexandria, the Parkway becomes Washington Street. Follow signs to Mount Vernon. At the traffic circle at Mount Vernon, bear to the right. You will come to a stop sign and continue straight onto 235 South. Stay on this road until it intersects with U.S. Route 1 (3 miles). Turn left onto Route 1. Turn right at the next light onto Woodlawn Road.

From I-495/Washington, D.C.
Exit at 177A (U.S. 1 south towards Ft. Belvoir). Follow Route 1 (Richmond Highway) for approximately 8 miles. Turn right onto Woodlawn Road.

Public Transportation
If you are using public transportation to visit us you should use the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) Trip Planner tool here to see the various bus options from Huntington Metro Station. We are about 8 miles from the Huntington Metro and the closest bus stop is about 1 mile away.