McLean is located in popular Fairfax County, Virginia. The suburbs surrounding McLean, including the cities of Vienna, Oakton, Great Falls and Falls Church are sought after for their easy commute to the Tyson’s Corner and Dulles Corridor areas where many businesses have located over the years. From its location inside the beltway, it is a very easy commute to downtown Washington, DC from McLean. After a long day at work, a quick commute home is quite appealing. With a wide selection of homes for sale you will come across the perfect investment for your fast-paced or quiet lifestyle. You can find anything from a one bedroom condo to a large elegant mansion in McLean. You will find the peace and friendliness of a suburban neighborhood while having the convenience of urban amenities in close proximity. Besides the shopping and restaurants in downtown McLean, Tyson’s Corner has all the amenities that any city can hold from upscale Neiman Marcus and Saks to the everyday needs of the local pharmacy. Find restaurants in Tyson’s corner.
Let’s not forget that the schools in McLean are sought-after for the diverse curriculum, excellent teachers and high scores. Over 90% of students go on to college. Search for your new school by property address.
Things to do in McLean
RECREATION | No matter what your interests are, you can experience it here in McLean. The setting near McLean is perfect for many activities such as biking, hiking, camping, nature walks, boating, fishing, rock climbing and horseback riding. In addition, there are a number of exceptional attractions that call McLean home: Great Falls National Park, the Potomac River and don´t miss the Claude Moore Colonial Farm at Turkey Run and the waterfall at Scott's Run Nature Preserve. See the schedule for the carousel at Clemyjontri Park.
You can find something to do in McLean all through the year. In addition to McLean Central Park and the newly renovated Fairfax County Library in downtown McLean, the community center hosts events, entertainment at the Alden Theater, antique shows, classes and yard sales. Find all the classes and events at the McLean Community Center. Teens have their own spot for fun activities at the Old Firehouse on Chain Bridge Road. And let's not forget the Spring Hill Rec Center also has a full schedule of events and an indoor heated pool.
HISTORY | Interested in the history of the McLean area? See the historical markers of McLean. Learn about Fort Marcy, the Potomac Canal and Locks and much more.
METRO | Four new Metro stations are being built around Tyson's Corner making the area’s premier shopping and restaurants more accessible. To get the latest information and maps of the new Metro line or call 703-572-0506.
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