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Receiving roughly 500,000 visitors each year, the Torpedo Factory Art Center serves as one of the largest art havens in the county with 82 studios, six galleries, and two workshops. The institute also has art classes through The Art League School and an on-site cafe.
As a reptile rehabilitation center, Nature Center on the Go offers educational programs for teaching visitors about reptiles and insects. During corporate events, the center will bring animal cages filled with reptiles for visitors to look at.
Available for use only by permission, Mayo Beach Park is a popular venue for weddings and other occasions. The park provides access to the river for fishing, boating and swimming. Additionally, the space is equipped with a playground and restrooms.
Several tours of both the freshwater and seawater regions within the Washington DC region are available through the Potomac Riverboat Company. Sightseeing tours include the Washington Monuments Cruise, the Mount Vernon Cruise, the Alexandria Seaport Cruise, and the Pirate Cruise.
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105-107 S. Fairfax St, Alexandria, VA MoreLess Info
Operating as a family apothecary business from 1792 to 1933, the Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum still houses some of the original ingredients, papers and products used during the time for customers including Robert E. Lee and the Washingtons.
The focus of the 476-acre Lake Fairfax Park is the 20-acre lake itself that offers fishing and boating. There is also an on-site waterpark known as The Water Mine Family Swimmin' Hole with a lazy river, tunnels, slides, and an interactive water play area for children.
Visitors are fully immersed in a Polynesian atmosphere when visiting the popular Volcano Island Waterpark during the warmer months of the year. A large pool, splash pad, slides, and miniature golf are among the popular attractions at the park.
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1400 Lake Fairfax Dr., Reston, VA 20190 MoreLess Info
More than an acre of water-based fun is implemented at the Water Mine Family Swimmin' Hole. The entire park is surrounded by a lazy river that runs 2.5 miles an hour while the center features flumes, slides, showers, spray towers, and an interactive fun center for young children.