Living in the nation’s capital, there is always something to discover and explore. Learn about the history of the nation at the museums near our luxury apartments in Washington D.C. and come home to the Barton at Woodley.

National Geographic Museum

Visit the renowned magazine’s museum located in the heart of the nation. The National Geographic Museum offers a series of rotating exhibits based on the travels covered in their magazines. Discover how the magazine got its start and view the artifacts collected from journalists’ travels. There is also a museum shop where you can pick up the perfect souvenirs.

The National Building Museum

The National Building Museum is designed to showcase the lasting impact that architecture and engineering have on the world that we built. The museum demonstrates the importance of buildings with exhibitions that are fit for all ages. Discover the world of the Secret Cities, land that was acquired for work on the Manhattan Project, or take the kids to a hands-on introduction at the Building Zone. Plan your visit to the National Building Museum today!

National Museum of Women in the Arts

Experience the impact of women in the arts at the National Museum of Women in the Arts. The only major museum in the world that is exclusively dedicated to promoting women through the arts, NMWA displays exhibitions, art, collections, and programs solely created by women. Guests have the option of booking an interactive tour or exploring the museum for themselves. Learn about works from women all over the world at the NMWA.

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

It wouldn’t be a trip to the D.C. museums without a stop at the Smithsonian. The National Museum of Natural History takes you through the history of the natural world and keeps a record of how humans have interacted with it. With exhibits that explore the insides of organisms, how different cultures lived in ancient times, and exhibits that delve into the worlds of mammals and insects alike, the museum offers something that everyone will find interesting. Explore the history of the natural world all in one place at the National Museum of Natural History.

The Barton at Woodley offers easy access to the numerous museums that the city has to offer. Explore the city at our luxury apartments in Washington, D.C. and contact us today!

Contact Us

Privacy Agreement

By submitting this form, you agree to the usage of your personal data in accordance with our Privacy Policy. You acknowledge that such data will be used for the purpose of fulfilling the request in which the form you are submitting is applicable. You also agree to the acceptance of occasional follow up communication(s) in response to this request, by email, SMS, phone and other electronic means. Message and data rates may apply. Reply STOP to end.