The Meeting House at Sidwell Friends Lower School is closed during the Covid-19 pandemic, but BFM is worshiping online and also in-person (outdoors, limited attendance, under an open tent).
Please go to this page to see our schedule and to learn how to join our online or in-person worship.
Our in-person tent worship is located in the "breezeway" (see Campus Map below).
Bethesda Friends Meeting House is on the campus of the Sidwell Friends Lower School in Bethesda, MD.
The entrance to the school and the parking lot are at the intersection of Edgemoor Lane and Beverly Road in Bethesda, MD, or see the map below. The Meeting House is the building closest to Beverly Rd at the end of the parking lot near the cluster of buildings.
MAILING ADDRESS (Please do not use the Sidwell Friends School (SFS) street address for postal mail.)
Bethesda Friends Meeting: P.O. Box 30152, Bethesda MD 20824
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SFS LOCATION: The Bethesda Friends Meetinghouse is on the campus of the Sidwell Friends Lower School (for GPS purposes, see the street address in the map below). Parking is available in the Sidwell Friends School parking lot.
For postal mailing, please use the Bethesda Friends Meeting P.O. Box (P.O. Box 30152, Bethesda MD 20824). Do not use the Sidwell Friends School address as a mailing address for BFM.
METRO Directions: BFM is four blocks from the Bethesda Metro Station (Red Line). Go to the top of the long escalator and walk out of the bus area. You are on Edgemoor Lane. Walk 2 blocks to the light at Arlington Road. Continue straight one block further to the Sidwell Friends Lower School entrance. The Meetinghouse is part way down the block next to the driveway. Click here for Parking information.
You can park in the Sidwell Friends Lower School (SFS) parking lot. The parking lot is at the SFS entrance on Edgemoor Lane next to the intersection with Beverly Road (for GPS use 5100 Edgemoor Lane).