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The Fountainhead Regional Park of Virginia offers something for all age groups and interests. Go for a hike, play a game of miniature golf, relax in a boat, indulge in fishing or simply enjoy a family picnic by the lake here. Spread across 809 hectares of greens, the park also features equestrian and mountain biking trails, picnic shelters, boat rentals, and a snack bar. Check out their website for details about upcoming events and programs in the park.
Located in a secluded area, the Robinson Nature Center is an ideal recreational area for your entire family. The state-of-the-art nature center building is equipped with solar panels, planetarium, auditorium apart from other amenities.
Finding its place in the American Association of Museums and in the National Register of Historic Places, Sully Historic Site is a beautiful attractions in Chantilly. Often known as Sully Plantation, this site now comprises of approximately 120 acres, including outbuildings, slave gardens and a historical park. The site's historic importance talks about the then owner Richard Bland Lee, which is very evident in the property's displays.
Paradise Springs Winery is a charming winery perfect for a romantic afternoon or even for a nice day out with your gang. The winery is has a rustic interior with wood dominating its tasting room and the place is illuminated with Edison bulbs. 2012 Chardonnay, 2013 Petit Manseng, 2013 Cabernet Franc, 2012 Petit Verdot, 2013 Norton, 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon, and the 2013 Nana's Rosé are some of the wines you can taste here. Their staff is highly knowledgeable and if you wish to purchase wines, you can safely rely on their suggestions. So pack a picnic and come here, after a tour of the winery you can always sit at the open landscape and enjoy a lovely day.
The African Art Museum of Maryland has been providing the Baltimore area with access to fascinating African art and history since 1980. Besides its permanent collection, the museum also offers workshops for adults, kids, and families, outreach programs to local primary schools, lectures and an annual guided trip to Africa to experience African culture first hand. A great educational resource for people of all ages, races and cultures, the African Art Museum plays a vital role in its community. Call ahead for museum hours, as they are irregular.