Falls Church for Families
Collected by Francisco Aguilar
Dating to 1699, the "Little City" is named after The Falls Church, an 18th-century Anglican parish (of which George Washington was a vestryman). This historic suburb of Washington, D.C. is known for its food, schools, and thriving Hispanic and Vietnamese communities.
101 N Maple Ave, Falls Church, VA 22046, USA
Clay Cafe Studios is a local place to take friends or the kids to bring out their inner artist with do-it-yourself pottery painting and no-fuss glass fusing. Choose from a wide selection of blanks including plates, vases, and containers.
312 Park Ave, Falls Church, VA 22046, USA
Cherry Hill Historic House and Farm at 321 Park Avenue is a social center and a tourist draw. Built in 1845, it was once a thriving 73-acre farm owned by William A. Blaisdell and was occupied during the Civil War. Today, it is owned by the City of...
410 S Maple Ave, Falls Church, VA 22046, USA
In recent years, Falls Church has become home to an emerging artistic community, which provides events and opportunities to enjoy and participate in the visual arts, performing arts, and literary arts. Leading the way is ArtSpace, a 3,000 square...
6317 Georgetown Pike #2, McLean, VA 22101, USA
Clemyjontri is not your typical McDonald's PlayLand. This two-acre playground was the dream of Mrs. Adele Lebowitz, who envisioned a playground for children of all abilities, including those with sensory, motor, and developmental disabilities....
7400 VA-193, McLean, VA 22102, USA
For the birds and other wildlife, it's a sanctuary. To local residents, it's an ideal place to walk the dog. For hikers, it's one of the Washington D.C. area's loveliest venues with well maintained and seldom used trails. The main four-mile-long...
7115 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22043, USA
For the diners, ever wonder if the chef is preparing your food correctly and where the ingredients are coming from? And for the chefs, ever wonder if the diners will enjoy your cooking? This full-service bistro eliminates the isolation of the...
4412, 418 S Washington St, Falls Church, VA 22046, USA
With the Latin American restaurants and cuisines featured, one must not forget to mention El Salvador. Having the largest immigrant population in the Washington D.C. area, their reputation for hole-in-the-wall restaurants boasting their signature...
6751 Wilson Blvd, Falls Church, VA 22044, USA
Fans of Vietnamese cuisine are well served in Falls Church, especially if they decide to dine at any of the 29 restaurants at the Eden Center, the hub of the Washington, D.C. area's Vietnamese community. You might be hard pressed to decide on what...
6763 Wilson Blvd, Falls Church, VA 22044, USA
Tucked away inside the Eden Center Mall is what looks like a retro dessert café that transports you back into the '90s—the type of place where someone might jest that "Sailor Moon and the Sailor Scouts, or the crew of Dragon Ball Z, would hang out...
234 W Broad St, Falls Church, VA 22046, USA
Despite the popularity of video games and high-tech gadgets, Doodlehopper 4 Kids is one of those fun and original neighborhood stores that show that simple toys can reveal the child in everyone. Since 1992, Doodlehopper has specialized in unique...
300 Park Ave, Falls Church, VA 22046, USA
Voted "America's Favorite Farmer's Market" in 2010 by the American Farmland Trust and "Best Farmer's Market" in 2012 by Virginia Living and Northern Virginia magazines, the Falls Church Farmer's Market is open year-round on Saturday mornings. Over...
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