Please have proper Identification ready prior to approaching the Security Guards. Guards are required to take physical possession of your Identification Cards in order to verify its validity. In order to expedite the verification process, please remove ID's from any ID holders, wallets, etc.


Gate and VCC Closure Schedule

Fort Detrick
Nallin Farm Gate
Open 24/7. 
All vetting occurs at the Visitor Control Center at Nallin Gate.
Address: 9000 Amber Drive, Frederick, MD 21702 


Veterans Gate (7th St.) 

Normal Operation hours are Inbound: Mon-Friday 6 a.m. -2 p.m. Outbound: 6 a.m. - 6 p.m.  Closed Weekends and Federal Holiday


Old Farm Gate
Normal Hours are Mon- Fri 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. and weekends from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. 
Forest Glen Annex 
Linden Lane Gate- Closed 
Brookeville Gate
Open 24/7.  All vetting done at Brookeville Gate.