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Courtyard Washington, DC/U.S. Capitol

1325 2nd Street NE · Washington, District Of Columbia 20002 USA

Washington DC Local Area Attractions

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Find the newly renovated Courtyard Washington, DC/U.S. Capitol near many of our nation's treasured sites, including the National Mall, Smithsonian Museum, Capitol Hill and the Library of Congress.


Discover the Attractions Near Our Washington, D.C. Hotel

Discover our nation's storied legacy amongst the attractions of Washington DC. Wander the halls of the National Gallery of Art and be inspired by masterworks from the Renaissance to the present day. Visit the sights of the National Mall, such as the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument and the Vietnam War Memorial, all leading up to the U.S. Capitol Building. Then make a visit to the Smithsonian and see our nation's history meticulously preserved for future generations. Finally, explore the famed Union Market, which features a farmer's market and artisan shops that offer everything from clothing to art to barbecue. No matter where your interests lie, there is always something to see in Washington DC.

  • Union Market (0.5 miles): Selling everything from cheeses to barbecue and featuring clothing retailers with high-end items, this bustling farmer's market with artisan and pop-up shops offers something everyone can enjoy.  It's conveniently located just a short stroll away from our hotel.
  • Smithsonian National Postal Museum (0.9 miles): Learn about important postal history through exciting exhibits, and take a trip to the stamp store in the museum before sending a postcard home.
  • Union Station (1.3 miles): Amtrak's headquarters and the second busiest station in the world, Union Station gives you easy access to the transportation you desire.
  • Sewall-Belmont House & Museum (1.4 miles): Celebrating women's progress toward equality, the Sewall-Belmont House & Museum explores women's journey in society through enlightening tours, exhibits and publications.
  • United States Capitol (1.6 miles): Take a tour of the meeting place for the nation's legislature, one of the most widely recognized symbols in the world.
  • Library of Congress (1.7 miles): Check out historical collections, take a free one-hour tour of the Jefferson Building and experience one of the unparalleled exhibits at the Library of Congress.
  • United States Botanic Garden (2.1 miles): Find plenty of picture opportunities as you stroll through the beautiful gardens, or sign up for a special tour and class.
  • National Air and Space Museum (2.1 miles): Relive all areas of human flight as you explore the largest collection of aviation and space artifacts in the world.
  • The National Archives Museum (2.2 miles): Revisit the story of America told through a number of exhibits and archives spanning a broad range of historical topics.
  • National Gallery of Art (2.3 miles): From the Renaissance to present day, the National Gallery of Art's growing collections hold something inspiring for all ages and interests.
  • United States National Arboretum (2.4 miles): Hosting a variety of events including full-moon hikes and bonsai festivals, the United States National Arboretum has something for everyone.
  • Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History (2.7 miles): Totaling the size of 18 football fields, this one-of-a-kind museum houses many fascinating exhibits, collections and education outreach programs year-round.
  • National Mall (3.8 miles): Explore the iconic monuments and memorials, including Lincoln Memorial and Washington Monument, spanning across the 146 acres of greenery leading up to the United States Capitol.


Something to Savor

Discover the vast dining landscape surrounding our Washington, DC, hotel, with options that range from indulgent steakhouses to eclectic modern-fusion restaurants to charming pubs and upscale bars. There's no limit to what our city offers.

Knowledge Nearby

Visit your college student or take a tour of the iconic academic institutions found in Washington DC. Our hotel is conveniently located near Union Station, making travel throughout the region easy and effortless.

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