- Our list of the best things to do in Fairfax, Virginia, features the top 568 nearby activities — including 210 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Fairfax, 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 21 things to do within the city of Fairfax, VA , followed by 546 popular activities in nearby cities, including Washington, Arlington, Bethesda, Silver Spring, Alexandria, Leesburg, Sterling, Chantilly, Reston, Gaithersburg, Woodbridge, Rockville, Potomac, McLean, Ashburn, Annandale, College Park, Manassas, Springfield, Middleburg, Fort Washington, Oxon Hill, Herndon, Falls Church, Centreville, Lorton, Germantown, Olney, Clinton, Warrenton, Greenbelt, Mount Vernon, Wheaton, Burke, Glen Echo, Quantico and Sandy Spring
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97% 1777 votes
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Gaze at the stars and see a fog ocean when you participate in the Skyline Drive. This historic 105 mile drive winds its way through Shenandoah along the Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.
68% 552 votes
The Maryland Zoo
Druid Hill Park, Baltimore, MD 21217 MoreLess Info
Visitors to the Maryland Zoo can often help feed the giraffes, brush African Pygmy and Nubian goats, encounter animals close up, participate in a scavenger hunt, watch animals being trained, and help animal keeper talks. Visitors can also eat and shop
100% 5 votes
Sharpsburg, MD MoreLess Info
A schoolhouse in which the first free African American children received an education after the end of the Civil War, Tolson's Chapel is rich with history. Visitors can tour the inside of the small building.
20% 5 votes
AMF Pikesville Lanes
1723 Reisterstown Road, Pikesville, MD 21208 MoreLess Info
Open seven days a week, AMF Pikesville Lanes offers traditional ten pin bowling on twenty lanes. The lanes also offer an additional twenty lanes of duckpin bowling for those looking for a variation on the sport.
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1848 Reisterstown Rd Ste D, Pikesville, MD 21208 MoreLess Info
Renaissance Fine Arts houses the largest collection of art in the Mid-Atlantic region. They offer traditional and contemporary art with a diverse collection that ranges from original works on canvas and paper to sculpture with their Master Works gallery.
89% 9 votes
203 Riverside Drive, Front Royal, VA 22630 MoreLess Info
Situated on the shore of the Shenandoah River, Poe's Southfork Campground provides RV campers with a panoramic view of the river. From the campground, visitors can take out canoes and kayaks out on the water from the boat ramp.
98% 1129 votes
600 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201 MoreLess Info
The Walters Art Museum houses an eclectic collection of artifacts from around the world ranging from pre-dysnatic Egypt to 20th-century Europe as a part of its collection.
81% 48 votes
18906 Shepherdstown Pike, Sharpsburg, MD MoreLess Info
Pry House Field Hospital Museum is a two-story building which served as the headquarters of the Union Army before. It has exhibits showing the items and methods used to treat wounded soldiers during the Battle of Antietam.
35% 26 votes
9010 Ft. Smallwood Road, Pasadena, MD 21122 MoreLess Info
Compass Pointe Golf Courses is a 36 hole championship golf course designed by Lindsay Ervin. The course features a varied terrain with woodlands and trimmed greens.
93% 74 votes
Sharpsburg, MD MoreLess Info
Antietam National Cemetery, a part of the Antietam National Battlefield, is the final resting place of many Union soldiers who fought in the Battle of Antietam, as well as other war veterans.