- TripBuzz found 524 things to do with kids in or near Arlington, Virginia, including 499 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Washington, Silver Spring, Bethesda and Bowie.
- From Mount Vernon Trail to Gravelly Point Park, the Arlington area offers 113 different types of family activities, including: Monuments, Dog Park, Theaters and Parks.
- Part of the original 'ten mile square,' Arlington was returned to Virginia in the 1840s. The city has enjoyed a great deal of population growth over the years, thanks to the large number of people who work in nearby Washington DC. Arlington is closely tied to Washington DC and politics, and has war memorials, museums, and the famous national cemetery within its borders.
Impact Performing Arts is a performing arts training facility and school that offers instruction in a wide variety of areas. The facility offers lessons in dance, musical performance, and fitness, and hosts summer camps.
Fairwood Park offers large playgrounds for all age groups. There is a football field and soccer area for local teams and ample space for flying kites. The park also offers covered spaces with picnic tables and barbecue pits for gatherings.
29% 14 votes
4300 Chantlly Shopping Ctr., Chantilly, VA 20151 MoreLess Info
Shadowland Laser Adventures features one large laser tag room, filled with ramps, stairs, corners and other places to hide. A number of game variations can be played there, such as team versus team or every player for himself.
100% 7 votes
13000 Minnieville Road, Woodbridge, VA 22192 MoreLess Info
Founded in honor of a fallen police dog, the K-9 Gunner Memorial Dog Park provides a large area for pets to socialize and exercise together. The park provides clean-up bags for the dogs' waste as well as agility equipment.
81% 43 votes
512 South Frederick Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20877 MoreLess Info
The Water Park at Bohrer Park is an amusement facility with an array of water-related activities. They feature a splash pool and water slides of various heights and sizes, as well as a large pool adjacent to the beach.
A movie theater featuring 10 auditoriums, Paragon Kentlands 10 displays first-run feature films using digital projection. The theater offers stadium seating, a party room and a concession area with food and drinks.
50% 10 votes
506 S Frederick Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20877 MoreLess Info
As a community recreations center, Bohrer Park At Summit Hall Farm offers a miniature golf course, swimming pool, and fitness center for visitors to enjoy. The center has a waterpark with a three-story slide, shallow pool, and water playground.
88% 56 votes
14390 Air & Space Museum Parkway, Chantilly, VA 20151 MoreLess Info
Run by the Smithsonian Institution, the National Air & Space Museum is a museum that houses the world's largest collection of space and aviation artifacts and memorabilia. In addition to tours, the museum also offers access to lectures and events.