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#1 of 16 things to do in Springfield
We love the dam, the paddle boats, the walking trails, the family and friends picnic areas, etc.
This place is perfect for family reunion,out side party,raid on a boat,perfect place to take a walk or exercise,has a mini golf and a carousel for kids,etc.
#4 of 16 things to do in Springfield
Hidden Pond Nature Center is an ideal park to give children a great outdoor experience.
This is a lovely little park for families, with a nice trail along the creek.
#2 of 16 things to do in Springfield
Plenty of activities for the kids including motorized animals to rent and ride, play areas, a jump center and more.
A great place to take your family or go out with your friends.
#5 of 16 things to do in Springfield
If you need a way for your kids to burn off some energy and it's too hot/cold or the weather is such that it keeps you indoors, then think about going to Flight!
What a great place for families with kids / teens.
National Air and Space Museum Washington DC, DC 11.9 mi away
#5 of 492 things to do in Washington DC
Come early and spend the whole day esp if it rains Excellent history of aviation and WW 1 and 2 Family friendly attentive staff
We watched the iMax 3D Space ($$ extra) movie and kids and DH went on flight simulator ($7 each) which they all loved!! Definitely worth having on the to-do list!
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Lincoln Memorial Washington DC, DC 10.8 mi away
#1 of 492 things to do in Washington DC
really lovely and impressive, a must see in DC Neat history, read the speeches, see the views really important history lessons, learning moment with kids and adults alike
Although, Definitely worth a trip to see day or night when visiting D.C. Great with kids but also love walking around with husband at night ( romantic).
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Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Washington DC, DC 11.8 mi away
#6 of 492 things to do in Washington DC
From the massive African elephant in the center of the museum, to the highly entertaining, mesmerizing and (don't tell the kids) educational special exhibits, to the living butterfly exhibit, this huge museum cove...
Fun and educational, adults and children will both enjoy, and lots to see and do....diamond and gem exhibits, prehistoric dinosaur bones, climate change, ancient history, just to name a few... the other Smithsonia...
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Korean War Veterans Memorial Washington DC, DC 10.8 mi away
#2 of 492 things to do in Washington DC
we visited this memorial as part of our tour of DC in July, the family enjoyed it seeing the statues and the granite etched monument.
Ask for the Jr. Ranger packet at one of the NPS locations near the memorials if traveling with kids to make all of the memorials more educational and interesting.
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Huntley Meadows Park Alexandria, VA 5.4 mi away
#1 of 99 things to do in Alexandria
We provided our own chairs for a wonderful family lunch before taking off to visit the visitor center and then stroll down the boardwalk through the beautiful park.
Main entrance offers paths around the pond with views of egrets beaver turtles etc. great place to take kids as well.
Burke Lake Park Fairfax Station 6.5 mi away
#1 of 6 things to do in Fairfax Station
Perfect family park featuring: play grounds, pavilions, kiddie train ride, merry-go-round, frisbee golf, canoes, a 4.7 mile walking/biking trail around the lake.
Besides a wonderful campground to visit, you can golf while there, go boating or fishing, a train is available for small children, also miniature golf and Frisbee golf.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial Washington DC, DC 10.8 mi away
#20 of 492 things to do in Washington DC
Children can run around, supervised, because of the water fountains and river nearby, there are excellent photo opportunities, and there is a small gift shop if you wish to take home some souvenirs.
I also loved Roosevelt's beloved Scottish Terrier being remembered with a statue---the kids visiting loved it too.
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Tidal Basin Washington DC, DC 10.7 mi away
#29 of 492 things to do in Washington DC
It is a historical, serene and naturally beautiful destination year round for singles, couples and families.
Families, kids, strollers, young couples, teens, seniors, Americans, all nationalities, all ages, races, ethnicities.
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Washington DC, DC 10.9 mi away
#24 of 492 things to do in Washington DC
A family weekend bus tour of the District of Columbia included a trip to The Martin Luther King Memorial which was juxtaposed with that of Thomas Jefferson.
And so incredible to see- love that it is outdoors- with lots of diverse people and families visiting it.
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The Awakening Sculpture National Harbor, MD 9.4 mi away
#3 of 19 things to do in National Harbor
The awakening sculpture is on a beach area perfect relax and enjoy the view and perfect for kids to play.
Everyone had a great time messing around on the sculpture and we took some great family photos of the kids and the sculpture.
Old Town Waterfront Alexandria, VA 8.4 mi away
#5 of 99 things to do in Alexandria
Although we live in Maryland, old town waterfront is the perfect little are to enjoy a family friendly old town feel with plenty of yummy dining options, a close by waterfront park ( founders park my favorite), sh...
Seeing the street artists and enjoying the unique sound of music from water glasses is also fun! ...and the park is the place to be on a lazy Sunday afternoon...as families, couples, friends enjoy the surroundings...
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Gravelly Point Park Arlington, VA 10.0 mi away
#9 of 110 things to do in Arlington
Great for families with toddlers, airplane freaks, sports jocks, young lovers, cyclers, the air is fresh, views vast, the planes real close above and you can stay as long as you like unhurried.
that's how close the planes are! beautiful park for kids to roam....picnic area too! loved it with our family!
George Washington's Mount Vernon Mount Vernon 7.3 mi away
#1 of 5 things to do in Mount Vernon
... life at Mount Vernon...the property is breathtaking, and the many varied sights within the property to explore will truly transport you to the days when he and his family lived on the magnificent plantation.
The ticket includes George Washington's mansion, mansion's outbuildings, gardens, grounds, family tomb, pioneer farm, the wharf, the education center, etc.
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National Harbor National Harbor, MD 9.4 mi away
#1 of 19 things to do in National Harbor
What a great choice for a day trip Great place for family, eating, people watching and photo ops! Friendly people on vacation and business.
There is a play area for kids, boat trips, shopping , a casino, great restaurants, bars, walking trails, trips into Washington DC, and so much more.
Air Force Memorial Arlington, VA 9.1 mi away
#7 of 110 things to do in Arlington
My husband and I live in the area, and like many people, we often drive by memorials he and other places, and only go visit when family or friends are in town.
It's very unique and fitting and our kids loved it.
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Tysons Corner Center McLean 9.8 mi away
#2 of 21 things to do in McLean
... points... tons of places to eat (fine dining, fast casual, and food-court-style)... and a lovely outdoor plaza complete with over-sized chess and checkers board, ping pong tables, and places for children to play.
The mall of malls, the best stores in a mall I have seen ,blooming dale, micheal kors, hand bags, gucci, burberry, American doll store for the kids, a tesla dealer ship and much more,food court's, food court, Vict...
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Old Town Alexandria, VA 8.3 mi away
#2 of 99 things to do in Alexandria
This area is great for families, friends, first dates, shopping, romance, or just fun! There’s restaurants for every budget, activities for every age, and on a nice day provides great views on Potomac river, Natio...
1st the best hotels at the best prices, really cute and excellent food establishments, shopping (the girls always love that) and awesome family attractions, and your just a minute from DC and all that greatness.
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National Harbor Marina National Harbor, MD 9.4 mi away
#4 of 19 things to do in National Harbor
Excellent location with plenty to do! Great experience for the entire family!
A bit off the beaten track and without public transportation from D.C., but the national harbor is well worth a visit for families and couples.
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Washington DC, DC 11.0 mi away
#3 of 492 things to do in Washington DC
This artistic rendition, commemorating the hundreds and hundreds of men and women who died in our war with Communism in Viet Nam will make you appreciate the freedom we and our families have to live in this country.
As a child and teenager I have visited with my father, the way the memorial is made you can touch and feel the names of those who died carved into it and we always find Peter.
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Harborfront Area National Harbor, MD 9.5 mi away
#2 of 19 things to do in National Harbor
Great time was had by all in National Harbor Christmas decorations everywhere Fun waterfront area to explore Great stores for all ages kids and adults Great selections of restaurants Terrific energy A ferry ride t...
We loved it!.. it has a little of everything for the whole family!!.. it has wine tasting, build a bear, sovereign shop, restaurants, a Ferris wheel, it has a ferry that goes to old town, VA.
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The Capital Wheel National Harbor, MD 9.3 mi away
#5 of 19 things to do in National Harbor
Loads of fun, ample restaurants with good choice & fun place for Kids too.
The cost is reasonable at $15. for adults but a little pricey for young children starting at age 3. The cars are completely enclosed so even those with a fear of heights should enjoy the ride.
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U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial Arlington, VA 10.1 mi away
#3 of 110 things to do in Arlington
The glimpse of the soldiers hoisting the flag...surrounded in smoke...was more patriotic than any fireworks show and gave me plenty of material to discuss with my children about the sacrifices of military that all...
This is one of my most favorite museums to visit it is an awesome place to take family and friends.
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Alexandria's Christ Church Alexandria, VA 8.0 mi away
#3 of 99 things to do in Alexandria
We were sitting in the Washington family church box!! What a delightful visit wry Eleanor and this historic beautiful church.
This is a beautiful church, open to visitors so we walked through getting to see the marked pew where George Washington's family sat and also the marked pew where Robert E. Lee's family sat.
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Tomb of the Unknowns Arlington, VA 9.4 mi away
#1 of 110 things to do in Arlington
Please remember though that this is a very active cemetery and there are almost always families present that are either visiting their loved ones, or are currently there to say goodbye as they are about to be laid...
The site and the ceremony are solemn, so if you are going with your children, please instruct them to honor the memorial and the soldiers associated with it, by being quiet and respectful, by sitting silently with...
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Potomac River Washington DC, DC 8.4 mi away
#83 of 492 things to do in Washington DC
If you have kids they'll love the national park just south of Key Bridge with its waterfountain, benches and lawns for picnicking, and fabulous views of the Roslyn towers, Teddy Roosevelt Island, the Kennedy Cente...
Family loves to just relax and enjoy the day.
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Mount Vernon Trail Arlington, VA 8.5 mi away
#6 of 110 things to do in Arlington
Additionally the trail is very well maintained, which is a huge bonus if you are traveling with new riders or children.
Great family biking experience!