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Attractions in Herndon

Self-Guided Walking Tour of Historic HerndonWe understand that travel is going to look a little different after these unprecedented times. People may stay closer to home instead of traveling far away and be eager to support their local businesses, restaurants and community. For more information on how you can explore the best of Fairfax County, visit our Fairfax at Home page. To see details on a specific neighborhood, check out the information below!

From art galleries and walking tours (click button to right) to breweries and urban villages, Herndon offers a plethora of great things to do. Take a look at the list below and you'll find attractions that are sure to provide the entertainment you're looking for.

Don't forget to also take a look at our Calendar to see what events are taking place in Herndon on your next trip to the area. 


Mount Vernon - Hat and Whistle Boy

Family-Friendly Fairfax

Immerse your children in activities that stimulate their imagination. With so much fascinating history in Fairfax County, you can bet they’ll have fun while they learn. More
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Events Calendar

Looking to get into the spirit of the season? Our calendar is full of seasonal holiday events has exactly what you're looking for as our area attractions gear up to celebrate in the most festive of ways. More
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Storytellers Video Series

Every destination has a story. Meet Fairfax County's storytellers and then create your own travel story. More