Emergency Services Office
NIST operates in two primary Campus locations, Gaithersburg, Maryland, and Boulder, Colorado.
NIST also has a remote location in Rockville, Maryland that is the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) that brings together experts from industry, government, and academia to address the real-world needs of securing complex IT systems and protecting the nation’s critical infrastructure.
NIST jointly operates research organizations in four additional locations explicitly established to promote cross-disciplinary collaborations that accelerate research results. See more about our other locations below.
Open 6:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (ET)
Gate A at W. Diamond Ave. and 100 Bureau Drive
Open 6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (MT)
At the main gate, 325 Broadway
Open 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (ET)
9700 Great Seneca Hwy, Rockville, MD 20850
All visitors must be preregistered and present photo identification and vehicle registration information upon arrival. NIST can only accept a state-issued driver’s license or identification card for access to federal facilities if issued by states that are REAL ID compliant or have an extension. Details...
Physical security for those locations is not provided by NIST.