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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.

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1 Courtyard Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom

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