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Trump International Hotel Washington DC
5 out of 5
0.3 km from National Museum of American History
The price is CA $785 per night from Nov 8 to Nov 9
4.9/5Exceptional! (992 reviews)

"The property itself is outstanding! Rooms are beautiful and well appointed as are the common areas. Only complaint was service in the common dining area, which is in the lobby now, was not good. It was difficult to get a tableAnd the service staff was slow and at times inattentive. We stayed there ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 29, 2020

Trump International Hotel Washington DC
Willard InterContinental Washington
5 out of 5
0.5 km from National Museum of American History
Free cancellation
The price is CA $262 per night from Nov 7 to Nov 8
4.7/5Exceptional! (972 reviews)

"Great hotel, great location. All COVID procedures followed."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 2020

Willard InterContinental Washington
Hampton Inn Washington, D.C./White House
2.5 out of 5
1.1 km from National Museum of American History
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $111 per night from Nov 20 to Nov 21
4.5/5Wonderful! (964 reviews)

"Everything was perfect the staff was always friendly and helpful. I just wish the continental breakfast would have had a few more options - individually wrapped bagels with butter or cream cheese packets would have been a great addition to the selection."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 20, 2020

Hampton Inn Washington, D.C./White House

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Grand Hyatt Washington
4 out of 5
0.9 km from National Museum of American History
Free cancellation
The price is CA $183 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
4.4/5Excellent! (2,001 reviews)

"As first time guests, we found the Grand Hyatt in DC to be a decent hotel. The Lobby is beautiful and the staff were very friendly and helpful; however, we found some items lacking in our room, which dropped"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 18, 2020

Grand Hyatt Washington
Holiday Inn Washington Capitol - Natl Mall
3 out of 5
0.8 km from National Museum of American History
Free cancellation
The price is CA $131 per night from Nov 20 to Nov 21
4.3/5Excellent! (2,010 reviews)

"This is a typical big city feel, with numerous homeless around the hotel. It is very convenient and we with took a scooter or Uber."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 17, 2020

Holiday Inn Washington Capitol - Natl Mall
Courtyard by Marriott Washington Downtown/Convention Center
3 out of 5
1.4 km from National Museum of American History
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $88 per night from Nov 20 to Nov 21
4.4/5Wonderful! (602 reviews)

"It was a very clean and safe hotel. Staff was nice."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 16, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Washington Downtown/Convention Center
Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square
5 out of 5
1 km from National Museum of American History
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $246 per night from Nov 20 to Nov 21
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,330 reviews)

"Just love the location and the hotel. Really missed seeing all the staff"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 2020

Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square
Hotel Harrington
3 out of 5
0.5 km from National Museum of American History
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $118 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 22
3.4/5Good! (1,965 reviews)

"Fast and easy. Guy was friendly and all I did was show my ID."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 15, 2020

Hotel Harrington
Hyatt House Washington DC/The Wharf
3.5 out of 5
1.4 km from National Museum of American History
Free cancellation
The price is CA $169 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,622 reviews)

"Friendly and easy to check in and out. The rooms were nice and clean."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 12, 2020

Hyatt House Washington DC/The Wharf
InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf
4.5 out of 5
1.4 km from National Museum of American History
Free cancellation
The price is CA $224 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23
4.5/5Wonderful! (865 reviews)

"New hotel with floor to ceiling windows And beautiful bathroom and shower. Great views, lots of restaurants in the area. Didn’t use amenities due to covid. Breakfast service to the room was great. We enjoyed the stay"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 18, 2020

InterContinental Washington D.C. - The Wharf
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National Museum of American History is located in a historic area of Washington known for its notable monuments and top museums. Washington is home to 892 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near National Museum of American History

You can choose from 124 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of National Museum of American History, including these options:

  • Hamilton Hotel Washington DC: This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar. Our customers like its central location and comfortable rooms.
  • Grand Hyatt Washington: This 4-star hotel features 2 restaurants, free WiFi, and a 24-hour fitness center. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and quiet location.
  • POD DC: This 3.5-star hotel features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a fitness center. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its central location and helpful staff.

Things to See and Do Near National Museum of American History

While you're in town visiting National Museum of American History, you can discover the sights within just a few miles of the area.

National Museum of Natural History, International Spy Museum, and National Air and Space Museum feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you're in town. Washington Monument, National Mall, and White House are monuments to see when you're exploring the area around National Museum of American History. You can catch a show at National Theatre, Warner Theatre, and Ford's Theater.

Capital One Arena and United States Capitol are some sights worth a visit in the area. You might also stop by Lincoln Memorial, located 1 mi (1.7 km) from National Museum of American History, or George Washington University which is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around National Museum of American History?
National Museum of American History is located in a historic area of Washington known for its notable monuments and top museums. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 282 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best hotel to stay near National Museum of American History?
Hyatt House Washington DC/The Wharf is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It’s located just a short 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from National Museum of American History. Other good choices within a short distance include Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square and Willard InterContinental Washington.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near National Museum of American History, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review top deals close to National Museum of American History.
What can I see and do near National Museum of American History?
You’ll want to browse the collections at National Museum of Natural History, International Spy Museum, and Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. Explore notable local landmarks like White House, Arlington National Cemetery, and Smithsonian Castle. You can catch a show at Kennedy Center, National Theatre, and Warner Theatre.

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