- 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.
Open seasonally, Stand Up Paddle Annapolis offers stand up paddle boards for rent and for sale, as well as lessons for boarders of all experience and ability levels. The company also hosts an annual race.
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3000 Milltowne Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043 MoreLess Info
A 46,000-square-foot facility, Roger Carter Community Center features athletic courts, swimming pools and a fitness room with cardio and strength training equipment. The center also hosts community events and offers facility rentals, swimming lessons and a climbing wall.
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8328 Court Avenue, Ellicott City, MD 21043 MoreLess Info
The Howard County Historical Society Museum celebrates the rich history of Ellicott City from its days of European settlement through modern times. The museum houses hundreds of unique artifacts and items, as well as document and photography archives.
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2711 Maryland Avenue, Ellicott City, MD 21043 MoreLess Info
The B&O Railroad Station Museum at Elicott City is the country's oldest existing railroad station and is home to a number of historic structures and reconstructed locomotives such as freight cars, caboose and more.
The Thomas Viaduct Obelisk is a 15 foot tall obelisk housed on top of the relay end of the Thomas Viaduct, a stone masonry railroad bridge. The obelisk designates the government and railroad officials connected to the bridge project.
Hosting leagues and tournaments for volleyball and soccer, Volleyball House is an indoor sports facility with turf soccer fields and volleyball courts. On Fridays, the center hosts a drop-in volleyball session, where visitors can rent courts for recreational volleyball.
Elvaton Park offers visitors access to six baseball fields, a tennis court, and a multi-purpose field. The location also features a concession stand for parents and family members that are watching their young relatives.
Situated on 17 acres, Smith Lake Park sits on the edge of Smith Lake facing the Aquia Creek Dam. The park provides a walking trail, horseshoe pits, picnic areas, a playground and facilities for baseball, football and soccer.
With a number of fields and courts, Sawmill Creek Park can be used for baseball, basketball, tennis, soccer and other open field activities. It features a skate park, playground and walking trail as well as picnic and fishing areas.