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National Zoological Park

National Zoological Park »

One of the world’s best zoos and home to approximately 2,000 animals representing nearly 400 species, of which about a quarter are endangered; provides leadership in animal care, science, education, and sustainability.

Lake Fairfax Park

Lake Fairfax Park »

An 18-acre lake, The Water Mine - an outdoor swimming pool enveloped by a lazy river; seasonal fishing, campgrounds, picnic areas, trails, party areas, a carousel, and playground.

Reston Zoo

Reston Zoo »

Reston Zoo is 30-acre, family-friendly zoo and home to a wide variety of exotic animals!

Walker Nature Center

Walker Nature Center »

The Nature Center is located on 72-acres of hardwood forest, bisected by Glade Drive.

Great Falls Park

Great Falls Park »

Great Falls Park has many opportunities to explore history and nature, all in a beautiful 800-acre park only 15 miles from the Nation's Capital.