- Our list of the best things to do in Fredericksburg, Virginia, features the top 50 nearby activities — including 21 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Fredericksburg, VA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Sights & Landmarks, Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 31 things to do within the city of Fredericksburg, VA , followed by 20 popular activities in nearby cities, including Stafford, Woodbridge, Manassas and Quantico
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1400 Lake Fairfax Dr., Reston, VA 20190 MoreLess Info
More than an acre of water-based fun is implemented at the Water Mine Family Swimmin' Hole. The entire park is surrounded by a lazy river that runs 2.5 miles an hour while the center features flumes, slides, showers, spray towers, and an interactive fun center for young children.
A health, exercise, and recreation facility, the Herndon Community Center offers a variety of amenities. The facility has a 25 yard indoor pool, three racquetball courts, a full-size gym, and a fitness room, and offers a variety of classes.
94% 6800 votes
100 Raoul Wallenberg Plaza SW, Washington, DC 20024 MoreLess Info
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum is a historical museum that chronicles the anti-Semitism and suffering during the period of the holocaust. The museum is most widely acclaimed for the 'Narrative History of the Holocaust' exhibit.
Chrysalis Vineyards allow for public tastings to spread the knowledge and reach of their wines and sell their items at an on-site store. Events are held at the site throughout the year, such as the annual bluegrass music festival and local parties.
Serving the community, McLean Community Center offers visitors a variety of programs in fitness and the arts. During the summer, the center hosts camps for children that involve cooking, making crafts, and other activities.
The National Mall, the American national park, contains the National Museum of American History, the National Air and Space Museum, and several other national museums. The greater National Mall area contains landmarks like the United States Botanic Garden and the Capitol Reflecting Pool.
90% 4206 votes
Directly south of the White House, At 15th St. and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20013 MoreLess Info
One of the most historic and instantly recognizable monuments in the world, the Washington Monument is a 555 foot obelisk. Visitors can take an elevator to the pinnacle for panoramic views of the city.
The focus of the 476-acre Lake Fairfax Park is the 20-acre lake itself that offers fishing and boating. There is also an on-site waterpark known as The Water Mine Family Swimmin' Hole with a lazy river, tunnels, slides, and an interactive water play area for children.
3623 Grove Lane, Delaplane, VA 20144 MoreLess Info
Exploration and relaxation are combined at the Barrel Oak Winery which encourages tours of the grounds and enjoyment of the site in addition to the wine. While they do offer tastings on a regular basis, they also provide events like concerts and bonfires.