- Our list of the best things to do in McLean, Virginia, features the top 601 nearby activities — including 217 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- McLean, VA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Entertainment & Shows, and Museums & Galleries.
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Antietam National Battlefield is a designated area along the Antietam River which marks the location of the historic Battle of Antietam fought in 1862. The site consists of the battlefield, a military cemetery, a visitor center, and the famous Burnside's Bridge.
The Tilghman Watermans Museum is dedicated to celebrating and commemorating the Tilghman Island watermen and their history and traditions. It collects models of boats as well as examples of traditional tools used by the watermen.
83% 41 votes
11121 York Road, Ashland Marketplace, Cockeysville, MD 21030 MoreLess Info
Pennsylvania Dutch Market is an authentic, old-time Amish market that is packed with stalls and shops. They are open year round and offer a range of farm fresh produce, homemade fresh foods and handmade Amish furniture.
100% 1 votes
8566 Shepherdstown Pike, Shepherdstown, WV 25443 MoreLess Info
Featuring works from a number of local artists, The Bridge Fine Art & Framing Gallery is an art gallery that contains a variety of creative productions available to view or purchase. The gallery also offers framing services and canvas stretching.
Greenbrier State Park is home to a large man-made freshwater lake complete with a beach and a separate swim area, accompanied with a number of multi-purpose nature trails, campsites, picnic areas and more.
76% 33 votes
51 Towne Center Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22407 MoreLess Info
Splitsville Luxury Lanes & Dinner Lounge combines upscale food like kani kama krab or chicken Caesar salads with bowling. This alley also offers bowling for couples without the dinner, as well as a snack bar, and pro shop.
Tilghman Island is home to the last commercial sailing company in North America. Visitors to the island find numerous fishing charters, upscale restaurants often serving fresh seafood, bed and breakfasts, and the Phillip's Wharf Environmental Center.
100% 3 votes
21604 Chicken Point Road, Tilghman, MD 21671 MoreLess Info
Dockside Express Cruises & Tours - Day Tours offers a variety of tour packages on its 49-seat Express Royale boat. Options include floating crab feasts, private charters, team-building exercises, and overnight excursions for groups of at least 25.
100% 25 votes
21604 Chicken Point, Tilghman, MD 21671 MoreLess Info
Phillips Wharf Environmental Center is an educational attraction designed to teach visitors about the various animals of the Chesapeake Bay area. It offers hands-on experiences with animals, and features an ecological focus.