Arlington National Cemetery
| 10 Miles
Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA 22211
Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, serves as a cemetery and a memorial to America's war heroes. More than four million people visit Arlington National Cemetery each year, attending graveside services and special ceremonies to pay tribute to veterans and historical figures.
FedEx Field is the home of the Washington Redskins football team and is the largest stadium in the National Football League, seating 91,704 people. FedEx Field, located in Landover, Maryland was built to replace Washington’s RFK Stadium in 1997 at a cost of $250 million. It was originally named Jack Kent Cooke Stadium.
Georgetown - Washington D.C.
| 13 Miles
1057 Thomas Jefferson St NW, Washington, DC 20007
Georgetown is the capital’s historic waterfront that today is bustling with activity. The area is a shopper’s paradise and the streets are lined with restaurants of every nationality. Take a tour of historic sites, do some shopping and enjoy a meal at a local restaurant.
Great Falls Park
| 28 Miles
9200 Old Dominion Dr., McLean, VA 22102
Take a picnic and enjoy spectacular views of the Potomac River at this 800 acre park, located just 14 miles from Washington DC.
| 12 Miles
2700 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20566
Live theatrical productions at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts are entertainment at its finest. Purchase tickets in advance for performances ranging from musicals to concerts by the National Symphony or see a free show at the Millennium Stage.
| 12 Miles
900 Ohio Drive SW, Washington, DC 20024
Our national monuments are truly spectacular. The best time to see them is at night when they are illuminated, less crowded and parking is easier. During daytime visits, take a tour bus. Listen to informative park ranger talks and you won’t have to negotiate congested city traffic.
Mount Vernon Estate
| 10 Miles
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22309
With the recent addition of the new museum and education center, Mount Vernon is now a full day excursion. Explore the state of the art galleries and theaters, visit the 500-acre estate of George Washington and his family, tour the 14-room mansion that is beautifully restored and furnished with original objects dating back to the 1740's. Be sure to plan enough time to tour the outbuildings, including the kitchen, slave quarters, smokehouse, coach house and stables. The estate is located in Northern Virginia, just minutes from Washington, DC.
| 1 Miles
137 National Plaza, Suite 300, National Harbor, MD 20745
Rising from the banks of the Potomac, just south of the Woodrow Wilson Bridge, is National Harbor! This brand-new, 300-acre development offers tree-lined promenades with scores of the region's most exciting destinations for shopping and dining.
This expansive waterfront includes dynamic marinas, electrifying outdoor concerts, interactive art and other signature events, all within steps of the historic Potomac River.
Old Town Alexandria
| 5 Miles
221 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Explore a quaint historic town just over the Potomac River from Washington, DC. Visit colonial houses, churches, and museums and shop for antiques.
| 12 Miles
1000 Jefferson Drive, SW, Washington, D.C, DC 20013
Start at the Smithsonian Institution Building where you can pick up a map and information on all of the museums. These national treasures cover a wide range of subjects from art to space exploration. Plan to explore those you are most interested in, but don’t try to see everything at once. Be sure to save time to see an IMAX movie at the Natural History Museum or the National Air and Space Museum
Tantallon Country Club
| 8 Miles
300 St. Andrews Dr., Ft. Washington, MD 20744
Named for a 14th-century castle in the North of Scotland, this impressive Ted Robinson-designed course--in fact, his only east-coast design--elegantly achieves the architects three main objectives: flexibility, memorability and natural beauty. Test your skills on the par-3 Hole 15, with its three-tiered green, then take in an inspiring view of the Washington Monument from Number 16.
Tour 3 Houses of Government
| 12 Miles
East Capitol Street, NE and 1st Street, Washington, DC 20002
Explore the U.S. Capitol Building, the White House and the U.S. Supreme Court and you will gain a fuller understanding of the division of power within our democratic government. Plan ahead and note that some tours must be scheduled in advance through your Congressional Representative.
| 10 Miles
601 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20004
Verizon Center is a huge 20,000-seat arena that hosts about 200 events each year, including concerts, family entertainment and athletic games by the NHL's Washington Capitals, the NBA's Washington Wizards, the WNBA's Washington Mystics and the Georgetown Hoyas Men's Basketball Team.
Located south of the capital city, along the fast-developing waterfront and adjacent to the Navy Yard, is the newly constructed Nationals Park, an innovative design of steel, glass and pre-fabricated concrete with panoramic views of the surrounding city and historic landscapes.
Home of Major League Baseball's Washington Nationals, the 41,222-seat stadium redefines modern sports architecture.
Nationals Park is equipped with state-of-the-art video and audio technology, including a 4,500-sq.-ft. high-definition scoreboard. Baseball enthusiasts also enjoy the concourse and seating decks, which create a variety of distinct neighborhoods.
Wolf Trap Farm Park
| 25 Miles
1645 Trap Rd., Vienna, VA 22182
Listen to all types of music at this national park dedicated to the performing arts. Outdoor concerts are featured in the summer and indoor performances are held the rest of the year. The park is located in Vienna, Virginia, just 20 minutes from Washington, DC.