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 – Rosslyn Skywalk, access from 19th & Kent Sts.
  • 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?

Each U.S. rush-hour auto commuter spends an average of 50 hours a year stuck in traffic.

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Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

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110 Trail
107
14th Street Bridge
305
Arlington Mill Trail
56
Ballston Connector
48
Bluemont Connector
40
CC Connector
87
Clarendon EB bike lane
61
Crystal SB bike lane
0
Custis Bon Air Park
90
Custis Rosslyn
271
Fairfax EB bike lane
16
Joyce St NB
0
Joyce St SB
0
Key Bridge East
242
Key Bridge West
190
Military NB bike lane
4
Military SB bike lane
5
MVT Airport South
242
Quincy NB bike lane
575
Quincy SB bike lane
249
Roosevelt Bridge
83
Rosslyn Bikeometer
251
TR Island Bridge
562
WOD Bon Air Park
55
WOD Bon Air West
152
WOD Columbia Pike
56
WOD East Falls Church
90
Wilson WB bike lane
56

Peds counted

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110 Trail
258
14th Street Bridge
216
Arlington Mill Trail
406
Ballston Connector
347
Bluemont Connector
257
CC Connector
252
Custis Bon Air Park
307
Custis Rosslyn
295
Joyce St NB
13
Joyce St SB
0
Key Bridge East
1481
Key Bridge West
790
MVT Airport South
43509
Roosevelt Bridge
63
TR Island Bridge
368
WOD Bon Air Park
402
WOD Bon Air West
387
WOD Columbia Pike
193
WOD East Falls Church
257

All counters, YTD

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Year to Date
1914405
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