- 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
100% 17 votes
5005 Bayside Road, Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732 MoreLess Info
Bruce 'Snake' Gabrielson's Surf Art Gallery & Museum is a local surfing museum which features a variety of historical surfing artifacts including antique surfboards, posters signed by many surfing legends, drawings, paintings and more.
96% 480 votes
St. Peter's Church Stone Patio, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425 MoreLess Info
Based on the stories in 'A Ghostly Tour of Harpers Ferry,' if the weather is above 40 degrees, visitors tour Harpers Ferry and hear about the town's ghost. When the weather is below 40, visitors meet in St. Peter's Church where they see slides and hear the stories.
Through music, photos, and wax figures, the John Brown Wax Museum tells the story of John Brown's attack on Harpers Ferry. John Brown led an attempt in 1859 to stop slavery, and his story became the popular Battle Hymn of the Republic song.
98% 209 votes
Thomas Hall, St. Peter's Catholic Church, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425 MoreLess Info
O' Be Joyfull Historical Tours & Entertainment, gives ghost tours of Harpers Valley, and its founder Rick Garland also conducts historical tours including tours of St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church. This leader also presents a Historical Songs and Stories Concert Show, as well as serving as a step-on guide.
100% 2 votes
Roosevelt Island DC to Allegheny Highlands PA, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425 MoreLess Info
Potomac Heritage Trail offers visitors outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, biking, rafting, and boating. The trail goes through forests, has rocky terrain, and passes by streams. There are also views of the Potomac River.
Edward T Hall Aquatic Center offers aquatic programs for people of all ages and abilities. The facility features a 50-meter competition pool, a leisure pool, a therapy pool, hot tub and fitness room with all pools compliant with ADA regulations.
Situated in the heart of the Mosby Heritage Area, Three Fox Vineyards sits along 50 acres of land. The majority of wine grapes grown and wine made at the vineyard are Italian with some varieties from the south of France.
Nestled in Virginia's Piedmont, Miracle Valley Vineyard attracts wine lovers with its scenic beauty. Guests can partake in wine tasting guided by expert staff, stroll the grounds or take in surrounding views from the gazebo.