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Stadium-Armory Metro Stop - Orange and Blue Lines - 192 19th St., SE, Washington, DC 20003

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Stadium-Armory is an island platformed Washington Metro station in the Kingman Park neighborhood of Southeast Washington, D.C., United States. The station was opened on July 1, 1977, and is operated by the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA). Providing service for both the Blue and Orange Lines, the station is also scheduled to be the eastern terminus of the Silver Line route, which is expected to start operations in 2013.  It is a transfer station for the Blue and Orange lines, as this is the last station shared by the two lines before the lines diverge going east. The station has entrances on 19th Street at C Street and Independence Avenue. The station also serves the D.C. Armory, a popular venue for shows and entertainment, D.C. General Hospital, D.C. Jail and RFK Stadium, the former home of the Washington Redskins, the Washington Nationals and current home of the D.C. United soccer team.

The station opened on July 1, 1977.  Its opening coincided with the completion of 11.8 miles (19.0 km) of rail between National Airport and RFK Stadium and the opening of the Arlington CemeteryCapitol SouthCrystal CityEastern MarketFarragut WestFederal Center SWFederal TriangleFoggy Bottom–GWUL'Enfant PlazaMcPherson SquareNational AirportPentagonPentagon CityPotomac AvenueRosslyn and Smithsonian stations.  Orange Line service to the station began upon the line's opening on November 20, 1978.  Stadium-Armory would also serve as the eastern terminus of the Blue line from its opening through the opening of its extension to Addison Road on November 22, 1980.