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National Museum of American History

When in Washington, DC one should definitely visit the National Museum of American History. Also known as the Kenneth E. Behring Center, the museum aims simply to preserve a record of the American populace’s past. With numerous collections filled with artefacts from all walks of life, the museum has been a hit among tourists since opening in January 1964. After a massive renovation that cost about $85 million in 2006, the National Museum of American History continues to attract flocks of tourists coming in to see three million items that the people have invented, made and used for hundreds of years.

  • Go back in time when brave men and women fought for the United States by seeing the display of uniforms, swords, flags and numerous guns at Washington, DC’s National Museum of American History.
  • See the wide selection of antique musical instruments such as dropping sticks and harpsichords at the National Museum of American History’s collection.
  • Check out the lavish collection of coins, bank notes, medallions, as well as gold nuggets in this museum in Washington, DC to see how these objects played their part in the economy’s development.

When travelling to the National Museum of American History in Washington, DC it is recommended that visitors take public transportation including taxis as there is limited parking near this Washington address. Take the Blue and Orange Metrorail lines and get off at the Federal Triangle or the Smithsonian stations. The Metrobus drop-off point is at Madison Avenue on the Mall. If you still want to drive and you have a satellite navigation device it is found at -77.032129, 1400 longitude and 38.89205 latitude. There are Metrorail links from both of the international airports serving the area.

Hotels in National Museum of American History

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1 Grand Hyatt Washington

4 stars
4.5 / 5 4 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

EXCELLENT ACCOMMODATION
Great location very clean hotel will stay there again and recommend to anyone. Great value for money.
3 Aug 2015
From US$123

2 State Plaza Hotel

4 stars
4.0 / 5 18 reviews

2117 E Street N.W. Map

State Plaza Hotel offers comfortable accommodations in one of DC's best locations. Guests can walk to the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Lincoln and World War II Memorials and the... More

uncomfortable and dangerous
The mattress was so worn it sank in at the middle making it impossible to sleep on my side due to the bow. Both the hot and cold water leaks at the faucet in the tub and the hot water was...
15 Oct 2015
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3 Morrison Clark Inn

4 stars
4.3 / 5 3 reviews

1011 L Street Northwest Map

Complimentary Continental Breakfast for 2

Featuring modern accommodations housed in a 19th-century Victorian mansion set within convenient distance from corporate hubs and cultural attractions, Morrison Clark Inn creates an ideal base for... More

Lovely stay for quick trip to DC!
I will admit, I was a little skeptical at first, had I never heard about it not friends from DC, but I did enjoy my stay and the staff was amazing! I loved the historic elements of the hotel and...
1 May 2014
From US$111

4 Club Quarters in Washington DC

3 stars
4.5 / 5 23 reviews

839 17th Street NW Map

Club Quarters Washington offers business travellers affordable accommodations near the best attractions in the nation's capital. The hotel is less than three kilometres from the National Mall and... More

Good value
It's a hotel where you get the iron from a communal closet, but they do have free water bottles. Plus the location can't be beat - right on top of a metro stop.
4 Feb 2015
From US$103

5 Holiday Inn WASHINGTON-CAPITOL

3 stars
4.5 / 5 4 reviews

550 C Street S.W. Map

The superb location, friendly service and extra amenities make the Holiday Inn Capitol Washington the best hotel choice for business and leisure travellers alike. GeneralRegardless of the size or... More

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6 The Donovan, a Kimpton Hotel

4 stars
4.0 / 5 3 reviews

1155 14th St NW Map

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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

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7 Henley Park Hotel

4 stars
4.5 / 5 8 reviews

926 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Map

Tudor-style architecture with antique furnishings and modern comforts, Henley Park Hotel is a stylish refuge in the heart of the United States capital. Holidaymakers at this Washington DC hotel... More

Romantic destination
The hotel was located within walking distance to all attractons and lovely restaurants . The Hotel itself was clean, comfy and great staff with a gorgeous bar down on the lobby floor. Well worth...
29 Jun 2015
From US$202

8 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

Brilliant
The Monaco is a great place to stay. Friendly and very helpful staff, fantastic location and a beautiful building. Staying here really enhanced our stay in Washington.
5 Jun 2014
From US$163

9 Loews Madison Hotel

4 stars
4.3 / 5 4 reviews

1177 Fifteenth St NW Map

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Sophisticated and luxurious, Loews Madison Hotel makes for an ideal base for corporate and leisure travellers while in the US capital. This Washington DC hotel boasts of elegant European... More

Family Trip
the hotel staff is below the average and they did not response to our request
13 Oct 2015
From US$229

10 InterContinental THE WILLARD WASHINGTON D.C.

5 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

1401 Pennsylvania Ave Nw Map

Offering a favourable location and relaxing atmosphere, InterContinental THE WILLARD WASHINGTON D.C. is the right choice of accommodation, while visiting Washington. This luxurious hotel places... More

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