Points of Interest in Crystal City

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Photo: Capital Bikeshare riderThe points of interest listed below are within one mile of the Crystal City Metrorail station and are accessible by walking, bicycling, and Metrobus. For more information, see Getting Around Crystal City.

  • Aurora Hills Library and Arlington Visitors Center – 735 South 18th Street.
  • Crystal City Commuter Store – Crystal City Shops, 251 18th Street South (across from Dunkin' Donuts).
  • U.S. Postal Service – 1632 Crystal Square Arcade.
  • Crystal City Shops – Between South 15th and 23rd Streets.
  • Crystal City WaterPark, east side of Crystal Drive between 15th and 18th streets.
  • Eads Park, 2730 South Eads Street. Accessible school-age playground, picnic shelter.
  • Fort Scott Park, 2800 South Fort Scott Drive.
  • Long Bridge Park, Old Jefferson Davis Highway north of 6th Street South.
  • Potomac Yard – a fledging urban village in its own right, with apartment and condominium buildings and a Harris Teeter grocery store. Future plans include more retail, restaurants, and offices. The Four Mile Run and Mt. Vernon Trails meet at Potomac Yard, and the Crystal City Metro station can be reached via a short bus ride, or by biking or walking.
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  • Virginia Highlands Park, 1600 South Hayes Street., adjacent to the library and visitor center.
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American Public Transportation Association

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Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
389
14th Street Bridge
1419
Arlington Mill Trail
190
Ballston Connector
229
Bluemont Connector
152
CC Connector
0
Clarendon EB bike lane
134
Custis Bon Air Park
681
Custis Rosslyn
1224
Fairfax EB bike lane
57
Joyce St NB
19
Joyce St SB
11
Key Bridge East
803
Key Bridge West
629
Military NB bike lane
24
Military SB bike lane
26
MVT Airport South
1186
Quincy NB bike lane
53
Quincy SB bike lane
62
Roosevelt Bridge
403
Rosslyn Bikeometer
1042
TR Island Bridge
884
WOD Bon Air Park
424
WOD Bon Air West
815
WOD Columbia Pike
317
WOD East Falls Church
572
Wilson WB bike lane
180

Peds counted

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110 Trail
374
14th Street Bridge
231
Arlington Mill Trail
378
Ballston Connector
398
Bluemont Connector
293
CC Connector
0
Custis Bon Air Park
395
Custis Rosslyn
419
Joyce St NB
57
Joyce St SB
64
Key Bridge East
2646
Key Bridge West
1338
MVT Airport South
262
Roosevelt Bridge
65
TR Island Bridge
501
WOD Bon Air Park
487
WOD Bon Air West
488
WOD Columbia Pike
332
WOD East Falls Church
285

All counters, YTD

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Year to Date
9744346
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