- 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.
- The results below include the top 18 things to do within the city of McLean, VA , followed by 582 popular activities in nearby cities, including Washington, Arlington, Bethesda, Silver Spring, Alexandria, Sterling, Reston, Laurel, Chantilly, Fairfax, Gaithersburg, Woodbridge, Rockville, Bowie, Potomac, Leesburg, Ashburn, Springfield, Annandale, College Park, Manassas, Fort Washington, Falls Church, Oxon Hill, Herndon, Centreville, Lorton, Germantown, Greenbelt, Olney, Clinton, Columbia, Mount Vernon, Wheaton, Savage, Burke, Glen Echo, Baltimore, Sandy Spring and Brandywine
Situated along the Patuxent River, Riverfront Park measures 30.2 acres and features wetland areas and historic dam ruins. The park provides trails for hiking and biking, a children's playground, picnic tables, grills, pavilions and restroom facilities.
With a vert ramp with a drop of more than 11 feet, Veterans Skate Park has fun, daring, and safe opportunities to practice stunts. Amenities include a 60 foot kidney bowl, an open flow course, and lots of stairs.
48% 63 votes
Route 1 at Furnace Road, Woodbridge, VA 22194 MoreLess Info
Shows are regularly held during the production season at the Lazy Susan Dinner Theater. The full-scale musical play is accompanied by an extensive buffet with appetizers, hot entrees made from scratch, and homemade desserts.
64% 70 votes
1600 Village Market Blvd SE, Leesburg, VA 20175 MoreLess Info
Visitors can enjoy first run films at a 12 screen movie theater at Cobb Village 12 Cinemas. The theater features digital projection and stadium seating and hosts birthday parties and other special events.
AMF Dale City Lanes offers traditional bowling on 32 lanes. They also offer themed bowling leagues for bowlers of all ages and levels. AMF Dale City Lanes provides arcade-style video games and a separate lounge area for non- bowlers.
79% 34 votes
43098 Edwards Ferry Rd., Leesburg, VA 20175 MoreLess Info
Red Rock Wilderness Overlook Regional Park, Leesburg, has several miles of wooded trails winding to the Potomac River and scenic overlook. The river trail offers easy walking. Other trails include minor hills in this well maintained park.
91% 22 votes
10225 Nokesville Road, Manassas, VA 20110 MoreLess Info
Vertical Rock Climbing & Fitness Center is a rock climbing facility that offers rock climbing lessons, outdoor summer camps, and yoga classes. The facility is also available for birthday parties and corporate events.
Celebrating the early history of the areas railroads and the Civil War, the Bowie Train Station Museum is popular with locomotive and history buffs alike. The museum features photographs of the town throughout history, a vintage caboose and an out of service railway tower.