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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Historic Site
“Visit George Washington's Mount Vernon which is more than 14.7 miles from the Charming house.”
  • 75 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Historic Home and Frank Lloyd Wright architecture on the same property. Two tours in one. Love it!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Jewellery Store
“On this 4.5 hour tour you’ll explore the fascinating home, and home town, of George Washington. Mount Vernon, across the Potomac River in Virginia, is a living museum of the life and times of the first President of the United States of America. Visit Mount Vernon and tour George Washington’s mansion, the outbuildings, and the gardens.Take in the sights of Old Town Alexandria, General Robert E. Lee’s Boyhood Home, Christ Church, and much more! Enjoy your narrated bus tour onboard a comfortable luxurious climate-controlled motor coach.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Department Store
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  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“This place is like Trader Joe's in that is has no name brand items. Fresh produce and essential items for a discount price.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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“Fine Dining at George Washington's Estate. (Locals tip: They also have a great, and inexpensive, happy hour at the bar) ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Museum
“George Washington’s Gristmill was part of the original Mount Vernon plantation, constructed during the lifetime of the United States' first president. They feature a distillery - and it's awesome. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“ In 1799, George Washington's distillery produced nearly 11,000 gallons, making it one of the largest whiskey distilleries in America at the time. Today, a faithfully reconstructed working distillery produces small batch spirits on site and is open to visitors.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This is a great, family owned Korean restaurant. I recommend the dolsat bibim bop and the bulgogi.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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Bus Station
“this bus stop will take you further south to Lorton VA or north to the huntington metro station”
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
“4 YEARS in Business Hours: Regular Hours Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 4:00 pm General Info:Fort Belvoir Officers Club offers a range of services to members and their families. The club offers its services to h”
  • 1 local recommends