Northern Virginia Attractions - Fairfax County

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Northern Virginia Attractions - Fairfax County

Fairfax County is definitely a place to visit and is unlike any other place in Virginia. New and exciting things happen every day and that's why here at Visit Fairfax, we've compiled a complete list of things to do in Virginia and the must-see tourist attractions.

Whether you are on vacation or if you live close-by, looking for fun things to do in Virginia can be tedious.  Visiting the tourist sites in Virginia is a must, but where do you even begin to choose what to do or what to see?

That's why you can trust the folks here at Visit Fairfax. We're from the area and have seen and done just about everything Virginia has to offer and want to share the experience with you. Top places to visit in Virginia range from the music and the arts to getting to know America's history and everything in between.

Below, we have outlined things to do in Fairfax, VA and places to visit in Virginia.  Everything you can imagine that you want to do, you will probably find here. 

 

Things to Do in Virginia & Attractions  

Popular Attractions

Popular Attractions

Take a look at some of our popular attractions and find out why Fairfax County is a great place for visitors of all ages. Read More

Music & Arts

Music & Arts

Find art galleries, performance venues, theaters, arts organizations and more by browsing through the many spots we have here in Fairfax County. Read More

History & Heritage

History & Heritage

History was made in Fairfax County. Travel back in time and experience history when you visit living museums, historic homes, reenactments at Civil War battlefields, and world class museums. Read More

Nature & Outdoors

Nature & Outdoors

Whether you're looking to hike, bike, walk, swim, kayak or bird-watch, Fairfax County has it! We even have two National Parks waiting for your adventurous footsteps to explore. Read More

Museums

Museums

From Smithsonian to the National Rifle Museum, there are plenty of opportunities for expanding your knowledge at these wonderful museums located in Fairfax County. Read More

Family-Friendly Spots

Family-Friendly Spots

From waterparks to laser tag to playgrounds, there are so many places for children and families to explore and make memories in Northern Virginia. Take a look at which ones would be best for you. Read More

Popular Washington DC Attractions

Popular Washington DC Attractions

With Washington DC right around our corner, it's so easy to take a daytrip to our nation's capital. From attractions to museums, get great information on DC for your next trip. Read More

All Fairfax County Attractions

All Fairfax County Attractions

Find the full list of Fairfax County attractions here, and pick and choose the perfect itinerary for your family or friends. Read More