Mark Center Facility


  • “The Gym” is located on the ground floor of the west tower of the Mark Center Complex at 4800 Mark Center Drive, Alexandria, VA.
  • “The Gym” provides physical fitness facilities and fellowship for Department of Defense military and civilian employees who may join at no cost. A non-appropriated fund activity operated by Washington Headquarters Services.
  • We are open Monday thru Friday 0500 – 1915. We are closed Saturday, Sunday and government holidays.
  • The fee schedule below applies to eligible contractor personnel in and around the National Capitol Region.
  • At a cost of $240.00 per year, “The Gym” offers affordable fitness in a beautiful facility with state-of-the-art equipment, luxurious locker rooms, and fitness experts who can help get you started. Dues are billed 45 days prior to the expiration of your membership period. Dues may be paid annually or in semi-annual installments:

    Initial Payment: Annual - $240.00
    Semi-Annual - $120.00
    Renewal: Annual - $240.00
    Semi-Annual - $120.00
  • You may also join for weekly or monthly periods at a cost of $10 per week or $30 per month. Personnel on TAD/TDY may use the facility at a cost of $10 per week or $20 per month. A guest fee of $4 is charged for daily use ($1 for PT tests.) If you should PCS or decide to terminate your membership for any reason, the balance of your dues is refundable upon written request. Family membership plans are also available.
  • Payments may be made by check, money order, cash or credit card (Visa, MasterCard). For more information or for directions, the membership staff can be reached at (571)372-5685.
  • Stop by “The Gym” membership counter. It only takes a few minutes to process an application. Your workout can begin the same day.

    THE GYM
    An annex of the Pentagon Athletic Center
    4800 MARK CENTER DRIVE
    SUITE 01H26
    ALEXANDRIA, VA 22350
    (571) 372-5685