Riggs Washington DC

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2022 Historic Hotels of America Awards of Excellence Nominee Finalist
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2020 Historic Hotels of America Awards of Excellence

Riggs Washington DC sits on a prominent corner in the downtown, Penn Quarter neighborhood. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, it was once home to the Riggs National Bank, known as “the Bank of Presidents.” Riggs Hotel in DC represents the first American hotel within the Lore Collection which today includes the iconic, independent hotels: Pulitzer Amsterdam in the Netherlands and Sea Containers London located on the River Thames.

Riggs Washington DC has been named to these Historic Hotels of America Top 25 Lists

The 2022 Top 25 Historic Hotels of America for a Romantic Proposal

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Explore the National Portrait Gallery, Ford’s Theatre, the U.S. Capitol, the White House, and the National Mall just minutes away.


Discover the brilliant architectural styles that define The Riggs Washington DC.


Explore the nearby Smithsonian Institutions, made up of 19 world-class museums, galleries, gardens, and a zoo.


Experience the National Archives Research Center just off of Pennsylvania Avenue.


Taste the amazing international cuisine that Washington DC has become known for.

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