If you love American history, then Arlington, Virginia should be on your list of places to go with the family! Located right near Washington D.C, Arlington is actually a county, and is the gateway to anyone wanting to learn all about the Civil War, and then some. Kids can connect with the past at the Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place of J.F.K, and go back in time with Arlington House. There are some fascinating memorials to visit too, where kids can learn about he effects of world events, including the National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial, and the Air Force Memorial. If you ever wanted to visit a place to celebrate America – Arlington is it! Arlington also has outdoor fun with the Upton Hill Regional Park, and great museums including the DEA Museum! Kids – do you think you have what it takes? A great day out for the family when you visit Washington D.C or the surrounding areas.