Sleep Inn Near Quantico Main Gate
17470 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Dumfries, VA 22026
Phone: (703) 445-0900
Fax: (703) 221-8897
Established in 1724, the Pohick Episcopal Church was the first colonial church to be established in the city. The church had several hundred followers back then, however, the number has reduced today due to migration and the place serving as a small parish. The church holds regular prayer services with the aim of spreading the word of God among society. Adorned with paintings and fine murals, the Pohick Episcopal Church is a must visit for all worshipers heading to this side of Lorton.
Old Town Manassas is a magnet for those who are attracted to centuries of history and folklore. This area is replete with heritage buildings such as the Manassas Train Depot which was built in 1914 and which served hundreds of migrants and workers. The dining options too will delight the most fastidious foodie as sidewalk eateries serve up delicious portions of Portuguese, Thai, Chinese or regular American fare. Pick up a Victorian cuckoo clock from one of the many antique shops that line the main street. Old Town Manassas won't disappoint!
The Beth Sholom Temple located in Fredericksburg is a synagogue following Reform Judaism but welcomes Jews from all backgrounds such as classic and contemporary Reform, Orthodox and Conservation Judaism. Established over 60 years ago, it has a congregation of people who are Jews by birth and those who have converted to Judaism. The synagogue also welcomes couples and families of inter-faith marriages.
Located in Wakefield Park, Audrey Moore RECenter is a state-of-the-art leisure facility in the city. Sprawling over 76,000 square feet (7060 square meters), it is home to an aquatics center, gymnasium, fitness suite and arts and craft centers. Amenities include natatorium, squash courts, basketball and volleyball fields. Visitors can enjoy fitness workshops, pottery classes, and outdoor activities like sports and skating, and unwind at the picnic spots on site as well.
Constructed and established in 1799, the Historic Fairfax County Courthouse stands high in Fairfax as one of the oldest buildings. The basic motive for the construction was to serve as the headquarters of the government in Fairfax County. It is upheld as a National Landmark, and was of great importance during the Civil War. In the light of the present day, the original courthouse edifice is featured on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Cornerstone Baptist Church of Fredericksburg was established over a 100 years ago and welcomes Christians from all backgrounds. It believes in the institutions of the Father, Son and the Holy Spirit. The church strives to create a friendly, relaxed and comfortable atmosphere for newcomers during "come and see" visits. There are child care facilities and children's services available for young families. Small study groups for adults, adolescents and children are available as well.
Located in Fairfax, this is a four year community school and college with a very impressive record. Students who graduate from W.T. Woodson High School are not only good at academics but alos in activities like singing, acting ,athletics and sports. The campus is spacious and the students have all the facilities needed for an all-round development. The school also has student services like counseling, career guidance and many other activity clubs.
Old Town Fairfax is a vibrant space that has successfully merged modern elements with older ones. Commercial businesses and chic boutiques take nothing away from the Old Town area charm that is defined by the surrounding heritage architectural splendors and the main plaza with its frothing fountain in the center. Sidewalk cafes offer tourists ample scope for people-watching, while the pedestrian-friendly paths go down well with families. Shopping options abound and are suited to most tastes, whether you are a slave to designer wear or if antiques appeal, you are bound to find it here.
Falmouth Baptist Church is situated in a vivid red brick building with a prominent white steeple. It is surrounded by green lawns and bushes of red, pink and white blossoms. The interiors are dimly lit by old lamps and are infused with a tranquil aura. The mission of this church is to propagate the gospel and attain oneness with God through Christ's message. Besides the usual religious services, it runs educational programs such as the Vacation Bible School and Weekday Preschool. The sessions for kids merge fun-filled activities with spiritual learning and include art and crafts, drama, puppet shows, choir and jam sessions. It even organizes community dinners on certain days.
Temple Baptist Church is located at the White Oak Road in a quiet and serene residential neighborhood. It is a place where community development is brought about through prayers and cultural activities. Bible studies are organized for members of all ages. Festivals like Christmas and Thanksgiving are celebrated with great enthusiasm allowing locals to mingle and make friends. Camps and choir singing practices are also undertaken here. If you come here with your toddlers, the nursery can take good care of them while you peaceful sit for the services.
If you're on a vacation and you brought you're furry friend along, there is no better place for your dog to stay than at 4 Paws Pet Resort. Whether your dog is staying overnight or just for the day as you visit attractions, 4 Paws Pet Resort offers a lot of space for your dog to play in as well as "suites" instead of cages for overnight visits. Of course, you don't have to be a traveler to take advantage of 4 Paws Pet Resort, perhaps you don't want a dog around while you host a party or you just want to have your dog groomed.
Part of the Arlington Diocesan school system, the Paul VI Catholic High School has been famous for quite sometime now. The school provides students with an all round growth and a wide range of activities. The school is dedicated to promoting values and preparing the students to face the world and conquer challenges. The Paul VI Catholic High School also has a good base for training children in sports.