- 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.
A 15-screen movie theater, Cinemark Towson & XD offers first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater provides arcade game machines, a private event room, stadium seating and a cafe with food and drinks.
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722 Dulaney Valley Rd, Ste 187, Towson, MD 21204 MoreLess Info
A flat track roller derby league made up of four intraleague teams and two interleague teams, Charm City Roller Girls is also skater owned and operated. Bouts are held at DuBurns Arena approximately once a month.
Loch Raven Tiny Tots is a program that offers three and four year-old children in the local community a chance to play and learn. Art projects, sing-alongs, storytelling, and outdoor play are among the activities enjoyed by the tots.
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.
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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.
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1787 Castlewood Dr, Colonial Beach, VA 22443 MoreLess Info
The Colonial Beach Yacht Center is situated on the Potomac River at the mouth of Monroe Bay. It offers both open and dry slips which can accommodate vessels from 18 to 118 feet in length in addition to a fuel dock.
51% 83 votes
1351 Central Park Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22401 MoreLess Info
Established in 1997, Central Park Fun Land, features over 20 rides and attractions for kids of all ages to enjoy. Featuring Go-Karts, mini golf, laser tag, and more, this venue is an ideal setting for your next party.
The Fire Museum of Maryland showcases the history of firefighting in the state, spanning from the late 19th century to the present. It features equipment, vehicles, and alarm systems from various eras, and allows children to try on firefighter gear.
Spread over 375 acres of land, the Rocky Point Beach is situated at the mouth of both the Middle and Back Rivers along Chesapeake Bay. Along with the 300 foot beach, the surrounding park has numerous picnic areas, two playgrounds, a fishing pier, and a sailing center.