Sights & Attractions in Northern Virginia

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Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Air Force Memorial
Dedicated in 2006, this memorial honors the service and sacrifices...
Memorials / Monuments Arlington
 
Alexandria Black History Museum
This collection, devoted to the history of African-Americans...
Museums / Galleries Alexandria
 
Athenaeum
One of the most noteworthy structures in Alexandria, this striking...
Museums / Galleries Alexandria
 
Captain's Row
Many of Alexandria's sea captains once lived on this block, which...
Neighborhoods / Streets Alexandria
 
Friendship Fire House
Alexandria's showcase firehouse dates from 1855 and is filled...
Museums / Galleries Alexandria
 
Lloyd House
This fine example of Georgian architecture was built in 1797...
Houses / Mansions Alexandria
 
Netherlands Carillon
Outside the Arlington National Cemetery is the lovely and unusual...
Memorials / Monuments Arlington
 
Old Presbyterian Meeting House
Except from 1899 through 1949, the Old Presbyterian Meeting House...
Religious Sites Alexandria
 
Pentagon
The headquarters of the United States Department of Defense is...
Architectural Sites, Government Buildings Arlington
 
Section 27
Nearly 3,800 former slaves are buried in this part of Arlington...
Cemeteries Arlington
 
Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary
Once patronized by Martha Washington and the Lee family, the...
Museums / Galleries Alexandria
 
Theodore Roosevelt Island
The island wilderness preserve in the Potomac River has 2½ mi...
Parks Arlington
 
United States Marine Corps War Memorial
Better known simply as "the Iwo Jima," this memorial, despite...
Memorials / Monuments Arlington
 
Women in Military Service for America Memorial
What is now this memorial next to the visitor center was once...
Memorials / Monuments Arlington
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