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.
Did You Know?

The average person loses 13 lbs. their first year of commuting by bike.

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Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

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110 Trail
422
14th Street Bridge
1593
Arlington Mill Trail
492
Ballston Connector
0
Bluemont Connector
212
CC Connector
681
Clarendon EB bike lane
247
Custis Bon Air Park
1178
Custis Rosslyn
1788
Fairfax EB bike lane
168
Joyce St NB
40
Joyce St SB
38
Key Bridge East
1274
Key Bridge West
808
Military NB bike lane
59
Military SB bike lane
35
MVT Airport South
2328
Quincy NB bike lane
97
Quincy SB bike lane
84
Roosevelt Bridge
329
Rosslyn Bikeometer
0
TR Island Bridge
1381
WOD Bon Air Park
1687
WOD Bon Air West
1551
WOD Columbia Pike
1253
WOD East Falls Church
1511
Wilson WB bike lane
246

Peds counted

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110 Trail
810
14th Street Bridge
524
Arlington Mill Trail
863
Ballston Connector
0
Bluemont Connector
401
CC Connector
1249
Custis Bon Air Park
752
Custis Rosslyn
314
Joyce St NB
79
Joyce St SB
111
Key Bridge East
3657
Key Bridge West
1254
MVT Airport South
241
Roosevelt Bridge
179
TR Island Bridge
2195
WOD Bon Air Park
891
WOD Bon Air West
662
WOD Columbia Pike
1007
WOD East Falls Church
0

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Year to Date
6481479
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