Directions to Parsons Auditorium at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab (APL)

APL is located at 11100 Johns Hopkins Road, Laurel, MD 20723, approximately 0.5 miles west of U.S. Route 29.

Map to APL

From the Baltimore Area

  1. Take I-95 South toward Washington, DC
  2. Take MD Route 32 West (toward Columbia)
  3. Go 2.5 miles and take U.S. Route 29 South (toward Washington, DC)
  4. Go 1.5 miles and take exit 15 for Johns Hopkins Road
  5. Exit onto Johns Hopkins Road
  6. APL is on the right about 0.5 miles past Route 29

From Washington, DC and the Capital Beltway (I-495)

  1. Take I-95 North toward Baltimore
  2. Go 8 miles and take MD Route 216 West (toward Scaggsville)
  3. Go 1.2 miles and turn right onto Leishear Road
  4. Go 0.8 miles and turn left onto Gorman Road
  5. Go 0.7 miles and cross traffic circle and bridge over U.S. Route 29
  6. The road name changes to Johns Hopkins Road
  7. APL is on the right about 0.5 miles past Route 29

Visitor Entrances and Location of Parsons Auditorium

There are several visitor entrances to APL, but the most convenient entrance is off of Johns Hopkins Road onto APL Drive.

Parsons Auditorium is located in Lobby 1, indicated in red on the map below.


Visitors may park in any open parking lots, but the most convenient parking for Parsons Auditorium is in the lot just in front of Lobby 1, marked with a yellow ā€œVā€ in the map below.

APL Campus Map

APL Campus Map