Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts, Vienna

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Encompassing more than 53 ha (130 acres), Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts features amphitheaters that host musicals, dance, opera, and jazz performances. More than half of the area is undeveloped, with woodlands, wetlands, streams, and wildlife. Join a performance at the indoor/outdoor theater, which can host 7,000 guests across its seats and lawns. Visit a 382-seat venue in an 18th-century barn or a children's theater in the woods. You can also search for deer, foxes, groundhogs, and raccoons, and observe more than 120 species of birds. Be sure to dress comfortably, as most activities happen outdoors. Using our world travel planner, Vienna attractions like Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Had to stop here was part of the national park service. What a beautiful venue with awesome architecture. Would love to hear a performance here one day to hear the acoustics. Quick stop unlike most...  more »
  • This review is for the hike. We've gone multiple times with a 3 and 5 year old. They love the hike, it is about 3-4 miles total, easy to find and signed, and just the right level of challenge. It...  more »
  • I love Wolf Trap!!! Family oriented park you can visit anytime. Keep an eye on their concert programs & take action quickly- assigned seat tickets sold out fast. Or you can save some $ if you don't mind bringing out your picnic gears & be there 1~2 hours prior to show time to reserve your place out in the lawn. Strongly recommended!
  • NOVA's perfect little music venue. With big headliners and fun shows. Get there early for everything. Went early to see Sting and had great lawn seats. Went on time to watch Harry Potter and only got lawn on the side and couldn't see the screen. Two very different experiences. Plan ahead and pad the departure time you tell your husband.
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