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National Building Museum

Situated in the heart of America’s famed capital, Washington, D.C., the unique National Building Museum represents an experience that is unlike any other. The museum is devoted to telling the story of architecture, design, and engineering throughout the ages, featuring exhibitions from countless famed architects, builders, and designers. The architecture of the museum itself is also unique – 23-metre-tall Corinthian columns and a massive 365-metre terra cotta frieze dominate the facility. For avid architecture fans and buffs visiting the Washington D.C. area, this is definitely a must-see attraction that you'll want to write home about.

  • Experience the splendour and grandeur of the National Building Museum’s Great Hall, a magnificent tribute to Civil War veterans and U.S. Army Quartermaster General Montgomery C. Meigs’ last and greatest architectural work.
  • Bring your young children to the Building Zone, a hands-on interactive area specifically designed for children ages two to six, visiting the Washington, D.C. museum.
  • Enjoy a self-guided audio tour of one of Washington, D.C.’s most historic buildings, starting from the ground floor of the National Building Museum.

The National Building Museum is easy to get to using any method of transportation. The museum, itself, lies within walking distance of Washington, D.C.’s other landmarks, including the White House and the U.S. Capitol. Those travelling by car can access the museum from Interstate 395. The museum also lies in close proximity to the Union Station Metro Station, the Gallery Place Chinatown Metro Station near the Verizon Center, and Amtrak’s Washington Union Station. Additionally, there are also plenty of bus stops throughout the general vicinity of the museum. Taxi service to the National Building Museum can also be easily arranged.

Hotels near National Building Museum

301 hotels near National Building Museum

1 Washington Court Hotel

4 stars
4.8 / 5 14 reviews

525 New Jersey Avenue NW Map

The Washington Court Hotel offers comfortable accommodations in the heart of Washington DC. Guests of the hotel are just a ten minute walk from the National Mall, the Washington Monument and the... More

2 Embassy Suites Washington D.C. - Convention Center

3 stars
4.5 / 5 2 reviews

900 10th Street NW Map

Embassy Suites Washington D.C. - Convention Center is the ideal spot for travellers looking for a modern and charming place with an intimate and elegant ambiance and who wish to be surrounded by a... More

3 JW Marriott Washington, DC

4 stars
4.2 / 5

1331 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Map

Cosmopolitan business and leisure travellers looking to visit local attractions in the United States capital find stylish base at Marriott Washington DC. This Washington DC hotel offer guests close... More

4 Monaco Washington DC, a Kimpton Hotel

4 stars
5.0 / 5 2 reviews

700 F Street NW Map

Surrounded by the goings-on of the nation's capital outside and a vibrant setting inside, Monaco Washington DC, a Kimpton Hotel, caters to the savviest of travellers accustomed to world class... More

5 Grand Hyatt Washington

4 stars
4.7 / 5 3 reviews

1000 H STREET NW Map

Be it for business or leisure, travellers find stylish retreat at Grand Hyatt Washington set centrally in this vibrant United States capital. A visit to Washington DC is not complete without a stop... More

6 Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

4 stars
4.5 / 5

806 15th Street NW Map

Featuring luxurious Art Deco-inspired accommodations situated just a block away from Lafayette Square, Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC makes for an ideal base for discerning travellers in... More

7 Hilton Garden Inn Washington DC/U.S. Capitol

3 stars
3.9 / 5

1225 First Street NE Map

Hilton Garden Inn Washington DC/US Capitol makes for an ideal base while exploring the Washing ton DC with its stylish and contemporary decor and central location. The modern hotel boasts of a... More

8 The Donovan, a Kimpton Hotel

4 stars
4.0 / 5 3 reviews

1155 14th St NW Map

The Donovan, a Kimpton Hotel features modern accommodations in a great DC location. Guests have easy access to the Verizon Center, the Shops at National Place and the National Museum of Natural... More

9 Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel

4 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

999 Ninth Street NW Map

Located in the heart of a pulsing and revitalized downtown, the Renaissance Hotel Washington DC is ideal for experiencing the energy and allure of America's Capital city. GeneralThe elegant and... More

Courtyard Washington Convention Centercenter serves as a haven of relaxation, whether you are in town to discover the sights or conduct business. General For your business requirements you can... More