Day Tripping - DC Metro
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These Are Our Favorite Places
In Virginia

Fredericksburg
Items of Interest: Antiques, Restaurants
Historical Sites

(Located halfway between the two
Civil War capitals of Washington, D.C., and Richmond, Va.,
Off Interstate 95)


Hanover
Items of Interest: Antiques, Restaurants, Historic Sites

(Located in the east-central Piedmont and Coastal Plain areas of Virginia, between the Chickahominy and Pamunkey Rivers. It is approximately 90 miles south of Washington, D.C. and 12 miles north of Richmond.)


Leesburg
Items of Interest: Antiques, Restaurants, Pie Store

(Located 35 miles northwest of Washington, D.C. on Route 7
Less than a 1-hour drive from DC Area)


Merrifield
Items of Interest: Garden Center

(The Merrifield store is at the corner of
Lee Highway and Gallows Road in Merrifield, Virginia
and the Fair Oaks store is in Fairfax, Virginia, near the Costco Plaza.)


Middleburg
Items of Interest: Antiques, Art Gallery, Restaurants

(Located midway between Alexandria and Winchester
On the Ashby Gap trading route (now Route 50)


Mount Vernon
Items of Interest: Historic Site, Restaurants, Tours

(Located just South of Washington, D.C., along the Potomac River)


New Market, Virginia
Items of Interest: Antiques, Restaurants, Book Store

(Located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley just off
Interstate 81 (exit 264) - 2-hour drive from DC


Purcellville
Items of Interest: Antiques, Furniture, Restaurants

(Located about 50 miles west of Washington, DC
And about 30 miles east of Winchester, Virginia.
It is the center of western Loudoun County)


Upperville
Items of Interest: Restaurants, Historic Sites

(Located midway between Alexandria and Winchester
On the Ashby Gap trading route (now Route 50)


Vienna
Items of Interest: Farmers Market

(Located just outside the Beltway (I-495) off I-66)


Warrenton
Items of Interest: Antiques, Historical Sites, Restaurants

(Located only 35 minutes from Dulles International Airport and
Within an hour's drive from Washington, D.C. )

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