How to get to Montgomery College's Planetarium on the Takoma
Park/Silver Spring Campus
Planetarium as seen from Fenton Street in Takoma Park
Directions to the Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus of
From I-495, the capital beltway, go south on George Avenue (Route
Turn left on Sligo Avenue. Continue to Fenton Street; turn right.
parking garage is on the right and the campus is on the left. The
campus is easily accessible from the Silver Spring and Takoma Park
Metro stations and local Ride-On buses as well. We are at one
of Fenton Street, the sourthern end, where City Place is at the
end of Fenton Strreet, the northern end.
Parking while visiting the planetarium
If you are coming for a Saturday evening public planetarium program
may park in the faculty/staff only lot. Please do not park in the
faculty/staff lot at any other time unless you have a Montgomery
College faculty/staff parking
ticketed-sorry about that. If you are coming to a
field trip and traveling in a school bus please pull the bus
the planetarium in the faculty/staff parking lot off of Fenton
the bus in the wide space near the planetarium, there is no better
If you are coming to the planetarium for a public program not on a
please park in the Montgomery College parking garage on King Street.
you are coming to the planetarium for a special program by
pull your car adjacent to the planetarium in the faculty/staff lot
everyone off, then come into the planetarium and get a temporary
sticker from me, Dr. Harold Williams.
Map of the Planetarium.
web page by Dr. Harold Williams last changed 5:36PM 4/4/2012