Arlington, Virginia, is classified as a small urban county, but it holds an extensive American history. Thousands of tourists travel to Arlington each year to get a glimpse of the famous Arlington National Cemetery. Here, you will find John F. Kennedy’s tomb and General Robert E. Lee’s home place. While this may seem like a dreary tour, it is far from it because the tour guide will provide you with an interesting tale about the history of this national cemetery.
Arlington Historical Museum
All Americans can learn a thing or two from the thousands of exhibits stored inside the Arlington Historical Museum. If you make your reservations early, you will get an up-close and personal look at the Texas Star. Of course, this is only the tip of the iceberg because there is so much more than this historical museum has to offer. Be sure to stop by the Pop Shop and pick up a 4-pack of the delicious Arlington Club Beverages. It will quench your thirst and keep your taste buds working overtime.
Theodore Roosevelt Island
Theodore Roosevelt served as president of the United States from 1901 to 1909. Roosevelt was an accomplished leader that contributed a lot to the country. The Theodore Roosevelt Island is a must-see, but it can only be accessed by foot or bicycle. A small footbridge separates the island from the rest of Arlington, VA. Once you reach the island, you will be immediately taken aback by the 17’ statue of President Theodore Roosevelt.
If you enjoy theatre, visual arts, and music, you will definitely need to make your reservations at the Artisphere. Here, you will find a large ballroom and galleries filled to the brim with collectible art pieces. The venue consists of four performances that will keep you entertained for hours. Unfortunately, due to economical purposes, this location was closed until further notice.
The Comedy Spot
Everyone knows that the power of laughter is endless. Frequent laughing can stimulate your cardiovascular system and boost your mood. That is exactly why hundreds pack into The Comedy Spot. This establishment was designed to make everyone that enters the door laugh until they explode. The performers are very accomplished actors, and most of the performances are family-friendly. Of course, if you want to enjoy an adult performance, by all means, wait around for the late shows.
The stand-up acts will also leave you laughing for days, so be sure to book your reservations early, before tickets are sold out.