Points of Interest in Rosslyn

Photo: Public sculptureAll points of interest listed below are accessible by public transportation, bicycling, and walking. For more information, see Getting Around Rosslyn.

  • Arlington History Bike Tour – Self-guided tour along a 22-mile circuit through Arlington, passing through Rosslyn.
  • Freedom Park – 1101 Wilson Blvd.
  • Key Bridge – spanning the Potomac River between Rosslyn and Georgetown, with wide sidewalks for pedestrians and bicyclists.
  • The Marine Corps War Memorial (Iwo Jima Memorial) The Marine Corps War Memorial stands as a symbol of this grateful Nation's esteem for the honored dead of the U.S. Marine Corps. While the statue depicts one of the most famous incidents of World War II, the memorial is dedicated to all Marines who have given their lives in the defense of the United States since 1775. Marshall Drive, next to the Netherlands Carillon, between Rt. 50 and Arlington National Cemetery. Admission: Free.
  • The Netherlands Carillon symbolizes the friendship between the people of the Netherlands and those of the United States. Officially dedicated on May 5, 1960, the fifteenth anniversary of the liberation of the Netherlands from the Nazis. Marshall Drive, next to the Iwo Jima Memorial, between Rt. 50 and Arlington National Cemetery. Admission: Free.
  • Rosslyn Spectrum Theatre and Meeting FacilityA vibrant performing arts venue offering live theatre and music in the evenings and on most weekends, available for daytime meeting rentals, and occasional evening and weekend events on an "as available" basis. 1611 N. Kent St.
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  • Rosslyn Highlands Park – 1529 Wilson Boulevard. Small urban park.
  • Theodore Roosevelt Island Parkoff George Washington Parkway, between Key Bridge and Teddy Roosevelt Bridge. Admission: Free.
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Bikes counted

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110 Trail
571
14th Street Bridge
2244
Arlington Mill Trail
349
Ballston Connector
251
Bluemont Connector
205
CC Connector
729
Clarendon EB bike lane
174
Custis Bon Air Park
941
Custis Rosslyn
1462
Fairfax EB bike lane
138
Joyce St NB
34
Joyce St SB
28
Key Bridge East
955
Key Bridge West
643
Military NB bike lane
31
Military SB bike lane
22
MVT Airport South
1938
Quincy NB bike lane
86
Quincy SB bike lane
74
Roosevelt Bridge
420
Rosslyn Bikeometer
1859
TR Island Bridge
1164
WOD Bon Air Park
865
WOD Bon Air West
1313
WOD Columbia Pike
708
WOD East Falls Church
873
Wilson WB bike lane
89

Peds counted

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110 Trail
600
14th Street Bridge
441
Arlington Mill Trail
479
Ballston Connector
334
Bluemont Connector
222
CC Connector
472
Custis Bon Air Park
480
Custis Rosslyn
409
Joyce St NB
49
Joyce St SB
97
Key Bridge East
1687
Key Bridge West
807
MVT Airport South
807
Roosevelt Bridge
96
TR Island Bridge
872
WOD Bon Air Park
990
WOD Bon Air West
897
WOD Columbia Pike
466
WOD East Falls Church
429

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