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Great Falls Tavern Visitor Center
#2 of 15 things to do in Potomac
Great Area for Hiking, Biking, Picnics or Seeing the Visitors Center & Falls Family members visited Great Falls Park in Potomac, MD on Sat.
Its stroller friendly and the kids love seeing the waterfalls and looking at the birds and turtles in the canal as well as the horses that pull the canal boats along.
Great Falls Canal Boat Ride
#5 of 15 things to do in Potomac
Great for children or history lovers.
This is a unique opportunity for kids to see what transportation on the C&O Canal was like over 100 years ago.
Westfield Montgomery
#4 of 15 things to do in Potomac
On weekends it fills with teenagers and families, etc. Definitely worth visiting!
Crave American Kitchen, a restaurant next to Cheesecake Factory had Mondays free for kids with adult paying meal.
Lincoln Memorial Washington DC, DC 12.3 mi away
#1 of 441 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
Families, students, historians and anyone wishing to know more about President Lincoln or take in the rich history of the United States and President Lincoln's contribution would thoroughly enjoy a visit to this m...
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Great Falls Park McLean, VA 3.0 mi away
#1 of 12 things to do in McLean
One of my favorite parks on the East coast, Great Falls park provides breath taking views of the falls on the Potomac River, fun hiking trails for people of all skill levels, and the perfect place for a family pic...
This is an excellent family outing spot perfect for a picnic on a nice day, Be prepared with good shoes for a hike to the falls. .
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Wheaton Regional Park Silver Spring 9.1 mi away
#2 of 19 things to do in Silver Spring
There is a beautiful botanical garden with a conservatory and grounds, a nature center for children, picnic areas, ball fields, an ice rink, a dog run, ball fields, and tennis courts.
This huge park is perfect if you want to play baseball or soccer, or bike, strolling through a quiet place to enjoy the silence of nature, having a picnic of just 2 or a large extended family of 30+, or any other...
Brookside Gardens Wheaton 9.6 mi away
#1 of 4 things to do in Wheaton
Children will delight in the details of animals, flowers, houses and tunnels while their parents (and grandparents) will marvel at the beauty and the joy in their children's faces.
There are paved and unpaved paths, there is a nature area, a beautiful flowing gardens with water features everywhere, a train ride for the kids and parents, a clean and interesting play area for children, grillin...
Cabin John Regional Park Bethesda 3.3 mi away
#2 of 15 things to do in Bethesda
Great Falls Park - a great walk; Strathmore (ballet, concerts, great performances), Puppet Company Playhouse (great shows for toddler and siblings), Adventure Theater (wonderful plays for older children - a must t...
Start with a morning hike, then time for the kids to romp in the large playground, lunch at the snack bar, skating on the ice rink and then a game of tennis while the kids learn at the excellent nature center.
Meadowlark Botanical Garden Vienna, VA 6.8 mi away
#2 of 7 things to do in Vienna
Meadowlark Botanical Gardens are perfect for a family picnic, quiet walk, jog, me-time, reading, watching the koi or geese, learning a few names of trees and flowers.
The hilly terrain makes for an invigorating walk; there are few ponds on the properties teeming with huge, colorful koi and snapping turtles (very cool for kids to see) and incredibly quaint bridges and structures...
Clemyjontri Park McLean, VA 5.8 mi away
#2 of 12 things to do in McLean
If you have kids between 2 and 12, this is the best and perfect place to them They will spent unforgettable 2 hours Very clean and uncluttered enjoyable place Highly recommended
The real feature is that this park has all types of activities and if you are parents of a child with special need, you will amazed by how many things your child will enjoy.
RIO Washingtonian Center Gaithersburg 6.9 mi away
#1 of 12 things to do in Gaithersburg
Washingtonion center has variety of restaurants, many shops for the family for shopping, playgrounds for younger kids, boating on the lake, walking trail for some light work ou, gym place, movie theater.
For those with families, the kids will love the lake with the swans and ducks and the movie theater complex.
Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts Vienna, VA 6.3 mi away
#1 of 7 things to do in Vienna
The lawn area provides its own uniqueness where couples and families enjoy gourmet picnics with champagne and wine.
The Barns at Wolf Trap are a fully indoor venue and the Children's Theater in the Woods offers excellent programming for families.
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Rock Creek Park Washington DC, DC 10.2 mi away
#45 of 441 things to do in Washington DC
As a kid, I always thought it was fun to drive under the huge stone bridges that span Connecticut Avenue above the park and to drive through the fords that cross the creek in several places.
Of course there's also the National Zoo if you're traveling with kids.
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Vietnam Veterans Memorial Washington DC, DC 12.3 mi away
#3 of 441 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.
The beautifully engraved names, and the reverent invitation to discover and trace them help family and friends to ‘do’ something to keep the memories alive.
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Algonkian Regional Park Sterling, VA 9.4 mi away
#1 of 15 things to do in Sterling
Huge open space, shelters need to be ore-booked, great for a family reunion picnic/BBQ or just for a family outdoor moment.
Gorgeous park, always full of families!
Rockville Town Square Rockville 5.6 mi away
#1 of 28 things to do in Rockville
Summer is the perfect time for the free and fun concerts with people dancing and lots of smiles and happy children and puppies.There are many and affordable restaurants, free and plentiful parking for up to two ho...
It's a family-friendly environment that hosts free live concerts on Friday evenings in the town plaza from May-September, with seating areas and a turf-covered area perfect for picnic suppers.
Tysons Corner Center McLean, VA 6.9 mi away
#3 of 12 things to do in McLean
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...
Clean, neat, wonderful selection of shops, great cinema and location to have little children play.
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Lake Needwood Rockville 8.1 mi away
#2 of 28 things to do in Rockville
Visiting in all seasons is highly recommended- fall is magnificent, when it's snowing in MD it's an amazing place to play with the kids or just walk around,Spring is one of the best times to have a picnic in the m...
Less than a mile from my house, Lake Needwood is a great place to relax, take walks along the several paths, and have a picnic or a sandwich with family or friends.
Riverbend Park Great Falls, VA 2.0 mi away
#1 of 5 things to do in Great Falls
Scenic, right by the Potomac river, watch your children; fun nature center.
Summer programs for kids are fun for adults, too!
Water Mine Family Swimmin' Hole Reston, VA 6.8 mi away
#2 of 13 things to do in Reston
(also visit the outside Zoo next door with many of the animals rescued - great for kids and birthday parties) - You can see the lake from the swimming hole, plenty of parking - and in July you used to see great fi...
Brilliant day filled with laughs and lots of family fun!
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center Silver Spring 9.9 mi away
#1 of 19 things to do in Silver Spring
Bonus points - downtown Silver Spring, which boasts eclectic cuisines, movies and family fun.
Free, family friendly event.
Rock Creek Regional Park Rockville 8.1 mi away
#3 of 28 things to do in Rockville
Great for families, nature walks, picnics and bike riding.
This is a well maintained park and enjoyable for the whole family.
Washington National Cathedral Washington DC, DC 9.5 mi away
#17 of 441 things to do in Washington DC
And, in good weather, there is a lovely Bishop's Garden, with rare plants and flowers, and stunning roses and a lawn for children to frolic on.
Wander through at your own pace and stop to gaze at the gorgeous stained glass, take your kids to the crypt and search for the tomb of Woodrow Wilson.
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Scott's Run Nature Preserve McLean, VA 3.9 mi away
#4 of 12 things to do in McLean
Wonderful place for hikes with little kids.
Easy walk/hike and fun for families
Lake Fairfax Park Reston, VA 7.0 mi away
#3 of 13 things to do in Reston
Excellent park for fall color in fall season and good place for fishing in Summer also water rides are available in summer for kids
Very beautiful park to have family picnics.
Washington D.C. Temple Visitors' Center Kensington 7.8 mi away
#1 of 4 things to do in Kensington
It also has amazing art displays, seasonal venues, missionaries to speak with, a family history center, a scale model of the Temple and what is inside, and a beautiful copy of the Christus Statue.
Our family loves to go here to see the lights over Christmas, but they also have music performances all year.
Roer's Zoofari Vienna, VA 6.5 mi away
#4 of 7 things to do in Vienna
The children got buckets of feed to fill the livestock in the petting barn and loved the sheep and goats.
My kids 11 & 6 really enjoyed this zoo and had an awesome time!
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Imagination Stage Bethesda 6.2 mi away
#4 of 15 things to do in Bethesda
I've been to Imagination Stage (with and withOUT children ; ) and I am always amazed by the quality of the productions...what a fantastic resource in our community!
The play (Frog and Toad - just like the children's book series) was aimed at young children, with lots of bright colored costumes, fun music, and terrific dancing.
Strathmore Bethesda 5.8 mi away
#1 of 15 things to do in Bethesda
Our kids especially loved sitting on the balcony behind the musicians where they could look down and read the music with the orchestra!
Great for kids, families and couples.
Claude Moore Colonial Farm at Turkey Run McLean, VA 5.4 mi away
#5 of 12 things to do in McLean
The farm depends heavily on donations and volunteer hours - in fact, has one of the best Junior Interpreter programs for children ages 10-17, where, after being accepted and undergoing training, they contribute fu...
I lovely place and a beloved Mclean area tradition for all families.