Nearby Attractions

Historic Homes & Buildings

Aquia Episcopal Church
2938 Jefferson Davis Highway • Stafford, VA 22554
540-659-4007
This church is one of the oldest colonial churches still in use in America.

Stafford Courthouse (circa 1922)
1300 Courthouse Road • Stafford, VA 22554
The present courthouse sits on the sites of the wartime courthouse, which served as the headquarters for the Union XII Corps. On the front lawn is a local Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

Historic Sites & Monuments

Accokeek Iron Furnace Marker (circa 1726)
550 Courthouse Road • Stafford, VA 22554
The Principio Company constructed this site about 1726 on land leased from Augustine Washington.

Andrew Chapel (circa 1854)
1732 Brook Road • Stafford, VA 22554
540-659-2461
This historic church was was damaged during the Civil War, but its cemetery still remains.

Aquia Church Marker
2938 Jefferson Davis Highway • Stafford, VA 22554
This monument marks the location of Aquia Church, which was formed before 1680.

Aquia Crucifix Monument
2938 Jefferson Davis Hwy • Stafford, VA 22554
Created sometime around 1650, the crucifix is dedicated to the first English catholic settlers.

Aquia Landing on Aquia Creek
2846 Brooke Road • Stafford, VA 22554
540-658-4871
Aquia Landing was the part of the Richmond, Fredericksburg and Potomac Railroad.

Camping

Aquia Pines Campground
3071 Jefferson Davis Highway • Stafford, VA 22554
540-659-3447
Year-round camping resort with a friendly, helpful staff. Accommadations range from rustic cabins to luxury cabins, wooded tent sites to exclusive big-rig, and modern sites including cable TV and wireless internet. There are also hot showers, clean bathrooms, laundry facility, game room, outdoor pool, and mini golf.


Golf

Augustine Gold Club
76 Monument Drive • Stafford, VA 22554
540-720-7374
A beautiful, fairly wide open, semiprivate 18 hole golf course has water coming into play on two holes and undulating greens, as well as a clubhouse with a well stocked pro shop.

Augustine Golf Club
76 Monument Drive • Stafford, VA 22554
540-720-7374
This 18-hole, par 71 championship golf course is ranked among the top 100 courses in the U.S.

Gauntlet Golf Club at Curtis Park
18 Fairway Drive • Stafford, VA 22554
540-752-0963
This course was designed around the beautiful 57-acre Lake Curtis.

 

Bowling

Liberty Lanes
20 Greenspring Drive • Stafford, VA 22554
540-659-3866
This state of the art bowling alley offers clean, modern lanes for all ages and skill levels, a shop for all your bowling needs, an enormous arcade, a snack bar, and a full service restaurant and sports bar.

 

Festivals & Fairs

Discovery Days Festival
City Dock and Market Square
540-371-5668
This August festival Captain celebrates Captain John Smith and crew by retracing the Captain’s famous 1608 Chesapeake expedition.

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Sporting Events

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