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Smithsonian Institution Hotel & Travel Guide

Searching for a hotel room not far from Smithsonian Institution?

Located in the country's capital, Washington, it's just one of the many things that draws travelers here every year.

Just as important as your vacation itinerary is your choice of an accommodation. Luckily for you, there are 128 options within an easy commute of Smithsonian Institution. You might like to check out The Jefferson, Washington, DC or the Marriott Marquis Washington, DC, conveniently located 1 mile (2 kilometers) and 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, respectively. Another good choice, The Hay-Adams, is only 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.

If you are traveling on a shoestring, you'll be pleased to know there are a range of accommodation solutions that lean towards the lower priced end of the spectrum. The Comfort Inn Downtown DC/Convention Center and the Trump International Hotel Washington DC are two such places. They are 1 mile (2 kilometers) and 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers) away, respectively.

At the end of a hectic day hitting the pavement, enjoy a great night's sleep at one of the lavish hotels nearby. The Mandarin Oriental, Washington D.C. and the St. Regis Washington, D.C. are some of the popular selections, just 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers) and 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, respectively.

It's a good idea to go to Castle Café (1000 Jefferson Drive Southwest, Washington) for a hit of caffeine and a tasty treat after exploring Smithsonian Institution. If pubs or clubs are more up your alley, go to Benjamin Bar & Lounge (1000 Jefferson Drive Southwest, Washington), a happening local bar.

Other Things to Do Near Smithsonian Institution

Once you're finished with Smithsonian Institution, get set to experience all that the rest of the area has to offer:

  • Stop by Smithsonian Castle, a favorite historic location, and discover why it's so treasured by visitors and locals alike.
  • Take a few moments for some reflection while you admire Andrew Jackson Downing Urn.
  • Get ready for an evening of entertainment and talent by visiting Discovery Theater.
  • Study the details of the artworks on show at National Museums of Asian Art.
  • You'll likely hear people mention Arts and Industries Building, an important facility for a wide variety of events.

If you want a convenient way to reach Smithsonian Institution, jump on the metro until you get to L'Enfant, the station that is only 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers) from your destination.

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