R&W Shopping & Tickets

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R&W Online Store

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Shop the R&W stores in Bldg. 31 and Rockledge I for exclusive NIH Branded merchandise.

The R&W Wants to Hear From You!

We value the feedback of our members and want to serve you and your needs to the best of our abilities.  If you have a suggestion for merchandise you’d like to see in our stores, at the NIH Community Markets, ticket options or discounts contact David Browne at browned2@mail.nih.gov.  If you have any suggestions relating to fitness classes or activities contact Sherrell Freeman at freemash@mail.nih.gov. 

Bookmarks & Magnets

NEW Half Zip and Full Zip Jackets

Entertaining T-Shirts Children's Shirts

NIH ID Badge Holders

Embroidered Crew Sweatshirts

Scrubs Coats


New Arrivals at R&W Stores

This month look for NIH pull-string lanyards, new NIH branded children’s shirts, Washington Nationals tickets, and Baltimore Aquarium (online) tickets.

Tom’s Dry Cleaning – Bldg. 31 and Rockledge 

Have you used our dry cleaning service available at the R&W stores in Bldg. 31  and Rockledge?  Dry cleaning is picked-up from and delivered to the store every Monday and Thursday.  Laundry service is $2.20 and dry cleaning is $6.75 and up. Receive a 10% discount on ALL SUITS in May.

Coffee Service – Rockledge

Coffee service has officially started at the R&W Rockledge Store. Stop in for a fresh bean to cup brew of your favorite coffee, cappuccino, mochaccino, tea or hot chocolate. Featured brands include Lacas and Peet’s Coffee. 

Movie Tickets

Currently in stock are AMC Theater tickets which carries restrictions on Disney/Pixar movies. Check AMC’s website for full restriction information

National Aquarium in Baltimore Tickets Are BACK!!!

R&W is again offering discount tickets to the National Aquarium in Baltimore.  Tickets may be purchased online and an e-ticket will be sent directly to you which you can print out and redeem at the Will Call window at the Aquarium’s ticket center.  You must be an R&W member to purchase tickets.  Login or join at the R&W’s website, www.fedesp.org/nih and purchase tickets at http://deals.fedesp.com/catalogsearch/result/?q=aquarium.

In 2016 Kings Dominion is Pure Delirium

Kings Dominion has a little bit of everything for everyone.  From live shows, to thrill rides, to Planet Snoopy, Kings Dominion is a perfect family destination.  This year thrill seekers should get ready to defy gravity on Kings Dominion’s new ride, Delirium, a powerful, spinning pendulum on which 40 riders will be strapped into their seats, facing outward on a giant ring, soaring to a height of 115 feet.  During the summer beat the heat at Soak City. New this year are Hurricane Heights a 65-foot tall slide complex featuring Paradise Plunge, Aqua Blast, and Thunder Falls; and Splash Island, designed for young children.  Tickets for Kings Dominion will be available at R&W stores in April.

Visit the Maryland Zoo In Baltimore Purchase Tickets At R&W

The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore, the third oldest zoo in the country, is a160-plus acre zoo with an animal collection that encompasses more than 1,500 birds, mammals, amphibians and reptiles, representing nearly 200 species. New this year is an African penguin habitat, called Penguin Coast, which provides an enhanced natural environment designed to reflect the South African home of these unique coastal birds.  Among other enhancements, this new exhibit space allows guests to get closer than ever to this amazing and endangered species.   Penguin Coast will dramatically change the landscape and feel of the Zoo.  Located between Polar Bear Watch and African Journey, this new habitat is a featured destination easily accessible right in the center of all other exhibits. Tickets to a day of fun at the zoo can be purchased at the R&W.  Prices available in Ticket Grid below.

Don’t Swing and Miss at Your Chance to See the Nationals Play This Season

The first sign of Spring isn’t flowers and warm temperatures, it’s BASEBALL! The R&W will have a select number of games, around 20, for baseball fans to choose from for the upcoming Washington Nationals season. The Nationals, under new manager Dusty Baker and superstars Bryce Harper, Max Scherzer and Stephen Strasburg, look to take the team to the next level which hopefully results in a World Series championship. Ticket location, dates and prices will be available online in early-April. Remember you must be an R&W member to purchase tickets. Memberships can be purchased online at http://www.fedesp.com/nih/rw-services/rw-online-store/.

Washington Capitals Playoff Ticket Auction

The Caps are headed to the Playoffs. Email David at browned2@mail.nih.gov

R&W Night with the Bethesda Big Train

Enjoy an inexpensive and exciting night out with the family at the neighborhood ball field watching local talent play the game they love…Baseball!  Join the R&W as the Bethesda Big Train hosts the Baltimore Dodgers on Thurs., June 16th at 7:30pm at Povich Field.  Look for more info regarding this game on the R&W website (www.fedesp.org/nih) and in the June R&W Newsletter.

Discount Tickets to Olney Theatre Center

Olney Theatre Center and the NIH R&W are teaming up to offer NIH employees $10 discounts on tickets to our upcoming shows!  Visit www.olneytheatre.org or call the box office at 301-924-3400 and give the code NIH10 to receive $10 off Adult Tickets to our 2015-2016 season shows!  Save money and enjoy one of the best regional theaters in the country at a discount.  Upcoming shows include: Bakersfield Mist (opens 5/12), Evita (opens 6/23), and The Pirates of Penzance and The Mikado (both open 7/14).

**To purchase, email David Browne at nihrw@mail.nih.gov.

Ticket Grid

Gift Shop Locations

Rockledge I. Rm. 4202
6705 Rockledge Dr. Bethesda, MD 20817
Building 31 Rm. 1W08
31 Center Drive Bethesda, MD 20892

Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday

NIH Stores :

Bldg. 31 8:30am – 3:45pm
Rockledge 8am – 3:45pm

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