Points of Interest in Rosslyn

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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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Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

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110 Trail
827
14th Street Bridge
1755
Arlington Mill Trail
372
Ballston Connector
266
Bluemont Connector
191
CC Connector
784
Clarendon EB bike lane
202
Custis Bon Air Park
1059
Custis Rosslyn
1164
Fairfax EB bike lane
139
Joyce St NB
41
Joyce St SB
26
Key Bridge East
1312
Key Bridge West
565
Military NB bike lane
45
Military SB bike lane
45
MVT Airport South
2705
Quincy NB bike lane
98
Quincy SB bike lane
92
Roosevelt Bridge
312
Rosslyn Bikeometer
1147
TR Island Bridge
1555
WOD Bon Air Park
1573
WOD Bon Air West
1916
WOD Columbia Pike
1330
WOD East Falls Church
1529
Wilson WB bike lane
237

Peds counted

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110 Trail
1009
14th Street Bridge
316
Arlington Mill Trail
767
Ballston Connector
379
Bluemont Connector
327
CC Connector
447
Custis Bon Air Park
454
Custis Rosslyn
462
Joyce St NB
69
Joyce St SB
104
Key Bridge East
2788
Key Bridge West
1315
MVT Airport South
206
Roosevelt Bridge
207
TR Island Bridge
879
WOD Bon Air Park
615
WOD Bon Air West
643
WOD Columbia Pike
602
WOD East Falls Church
321

All counters, YTD

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Year to Date
7995651
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