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Curious about Freemasonry? Are you a traveling brother?

Visit Federal Lodge No. 1 on the second and fourth Mondays of each month. We tile lodge at 7:30 pm.

Dinner and fellowship are served at 6:30pm.

Please visit our events page for more details about the evening’s program.

Meetings are held at the Independent Order of OddFellows (IOOF) Building, 419 7th Street, NW, Washington DC.

For a complete history of Federal Lodge CLICK HERE

More Information

Via Metro:

The building is readily accessible by Metro at the following stops:

  • Gallery Place/Chinatown (Red, Green & Yellow Lines) (7th & G Streets – 1.5 blocks)
  • Archives, Naval Memorial, Penn Quarter (Yellow & Green Lines) (7th & D Streets – 1 block)
  • Metro Center (Red, Blue & Orange Lines) (12th & G Streets – 5 blocks)

Parking Information:

  • Metered street parking is available on most neighboring streets.
  • Garage Parking is available at:
    • Colonial Parking
    • The Lansburgh Building (and for the Lansburgh Theatre) (Note: The garage closes at midnight.)
    • 425 8th Street, NW Washington, D.C. 20004
    • Parking entrance for the garage is on 8th Street mid-block between D & E Streets.
    • Exit the garage using the 7th Street/Theatre exit. The lodge is directly across 7th street.
  • Be Green! Take Metro or Carpool, please.