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Things to do in Arlington

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Ranked #1 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Cultural
Owner description: Guarded around the clock by the Army's 3rd infantry, this memorial in Arlington National Cemetery honors unidentified... more » Owner description: Guarded around the clock by the Army's 3rd infantry, this memorial in Arlington National Cemetery honors unidentified American soldiers from the two World Wars and the Korean War. « less
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Ranked #2 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Cemeteries; Historic Sites; Cultural
Owner description: Veterans of every American war from the Revolution to the country's most recent conflicts are buried at Arlington, which was... more » Owner description: Veterans of every American war from the Revolution to the country's most recent conflicts are buried at Arlington, which was officially declared a military cemetery in 1864. Among the more than 260,000 dead are three unidentified service members, buried at the Tomb of the Unknowns, and John F. Kennedy, whose gravesite is marked by an eternal flame. « less
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Ranked #3 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Museums
Owner description: Commonly called the "Iwo Jima Memorial," the statue is a depiction of the famous raising of the U.S. flag on Iwo Jima and is... more » Owner description: Commonly called the "Iwo Jima Memorial," the statue is a depiction of the famous raising of the U.S. flag on Iwo Jima and is dedicated to all Marines who have given their lives defending that flag. « less
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Ranked #4 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Category: Malls; Cultural
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Ranked #7 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: The pre-Civil War residence of legendary Confederate general Robert E. Lee, this Greek revival mansion was taken over by... more » Owner description: The pre-Civil War residence of legendary Confederate general Robert E. Lee, this Greek revival mansion was taken over by Union troops, and the estate was used to bury the war dead. Overlooking the Potomac and the grounds of what is now Arlington National Cemetery, the home has been restored as a memorial to Lee. « less
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Ranked #9 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Cultural
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Ranked #10 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Cultural
Owner description: When it was dedicated in 1997, the Women's Memorial became the first major American memorial to honor women who have served... more » Owner description: When it was dedicated in 1997, the Women's Memorial became the first major American memorial to honor women who have served in the United States military. The memorial also marks the ceremonial entrance to Arlington National Cemetery. « less
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Ranked #11 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #12 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Islands; Parks; Outdoors
Owner description: Theodore Roosevelt Island is an 88.5 acre island in the Potomac River. It is maintained as a National Park and has various... more » Owner description: Theodore Roosevelt Island is an 88.5 acre island in the Potomac River. It is maintained as a National Park and has various walking trails « less
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Ranked #13 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Government Buildings; Landmarks
Owner description: The headquarters of the United States Department of Defense are housed in the massive Pentagon, whose five wedge-shaped... more » Owner description: The headquarters of the United States Department of Defense are housed in the massive Pentagon, whose five wedge-shaped sections represent the five branches of the U.S. Armed Forces. « less
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Ranked #14 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Military Bases/ Facilities; Cultural
Owner description: An important post of the Army's Signal Corps since the Civil War, Fort Myer is home to the Army Chief of Staff and the Army's... more » Owner description: An important post of the Army's Signal Corps since the Civil War, Fort Myer is home to the Army Chief of Staff and the Army's oldest active infantry regiment and was the site of the first military test flight. « less
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Ranked #15 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #16 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #17 of 28 attractions in Arlington
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Ranked #18 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: History Museums; Museums
An educational and historical trip through the lifecycles and effects of illegal drugs in America.
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Ranked #21 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #22 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Category: Monuments/ Statues; Cultural
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Ranked #25 of 28 attractions in Arlington
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Ranked #26 of 28 attractions in Arlington
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #27 of 28 attractions in Arlington
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