Top Hotel near Washington DC - The Westin Washington National Harbor
Get ready for a memorable stay when you select our premier hotel near Washington DC, The Westin Washington National Harbor. Our hotel's ideal location in National Harbor means that in addition to many nearby things to do on the waterfront, Washington DC is only a quick drive from the comfort of our accommodations. Choose the prime home away from home, The Westin Washington National Harbor, when you're ready to book a Best Available Rate room or suite by Washington DC.
Historic Washington DC Attractions
When you want to explore the majestic history of the Washington DC / Maryland area, get ready to head out to the nation's capitol. There are plenty of public transportation options to make your commute as convenient as possible. If you need help choosing which sights to see, just ask! The concierges at The Westin Washington National Harbor will be happy to help!
The National Mall is a national park in downtown Washington DC and encompasses many area memorials like the United States Capitol and the Lincoln Memorial. Explore the many things to do and see in the area to complete your visit to the nation's Capitol!
The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum delights in educating visitors of all ages. You can't miss all that the museum has to offer, especially since admission is free!
The US Capitol plays a dual role as the home to the United States Congress as well as a museum to visitors. On a tour of this building, guests can learn about the history of Congress, how legislation is passed and even see exhibits detailing a range of subjects, from laws to past scandals!
Admission is free at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, making it easy to visit to learn about geology, biology and other natural history subjects! You won't want to miss the wonders of this museum.
The Washington Monument was built to honor the nation's first Commander-in-Chief and is open to visitors. This building finds its home in the National Mall and holds events throughout the year.
Visitors of all ages will enjoy their chance to see The White House! This national landmark is home to the President and family, holds offices for many high-level government officials, and runs regular tours for the public. For those interested in touring this iconic American building can go here for more information.
The Pentagon is renown as the hub of America's highest defense and intelligence personnel. This is the headquarters for the U.S. Department of Defense and employs over 23,000 military members and civilians. Visit their website to learn about touring the Pentagon!
Designed by Daniel Chester French, this world-renown statue captures the memory and legacy of Abraham Lincoln. Known as the "savior of the Union", more symbols of Lincoln's life are featured memorial's interior. This National Mall landmark is a must-see for both kids and adults!
The National Zoological Park is one of the oldest in the nation! Enjoy a trip to this educational venue to see majestic animals, learn about their lives and spend memorable time with friends and family. As part of the Smithsonian Institution, it does not charge admission.
There are plenty of attractions to see when you stay at The Westin Washington National Harbor, the premier hotel near Washington DC. In addition to many of the more serious sights like Capitol Hill or The Pentagon, many attractions will captivate a younger audience as well. We recommend that you explore the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History and the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. The National Zoological Park is great for all ages as well! Get the most out of the nation's capitol when you book at The Westin Washington National Harbor.