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McLean overview

McLean is a friendly locale known for its museums, and surrounded by picturesque views of waterfalls and flowers. You're sure to appreciate the ample bar and café options. Take a campus tour or explore the surrounding area of George Washington University and Georgetown University. Arlington National Cemetery and Lincoln Memorial are popular sights to see. If you're looking for a family- and business-friendly getaway, McLean is for you.

Where to stay in McLean

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around McLean has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in McLean with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all McLean hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best McLean hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to McLean

Fly in to Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), 11 mi (17.6 km) from downtown McLean. Washington, DC (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.) is the next closest major airport, 13.3 mi (21.4 km) away. Tysons Corner Station is the closest metro station.

What to see around McLean

Sights especially popular with families include:
  • • Claude Moore Colonial Farm
  • • Water Mine Family Swimmin' Hole
  • • Reston Zoo
  • • Volta Park
  • • Francis Pool
A top draw is the area's museums, as well as places like:
  • • Discovery Creek Children's Museum
  • • Washington Doll's House and Toy Museum
  • • Ratner Museum
  • • National Portrait Gallery
  • • National Inventors Hall of Fame & Museum
Its waterfalls and flowers offer a glimpse of the natural beauty, and favorite spots for nature lovers include:
  • • Scott's Run Nature Preserve
  • • Glen Echo Park
  • • Great Falls Park
  • • Meadowlark Botanical Gardens
  • • Colvin Run Mill Park
Below are some favorite shopping areas to find that perfect souvenir:
  • • McLean Shopping Center
  • • Tysons Galleria
  • • Tysons Corner Center
  • • The Galleria at Tysons Shopping Center
  • • Eden Center
Some top places to visit in the area include:
  • • Arlington National Cemetery
  • • George Washington University
  • • Lincoln Memorial
  • • White House
  • • Washington Monument

When to visit McLean

If you're still deciding when to visit, here are the seasonal norms to help you plan:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 61°F day, 28°F night
  • April-June: 88°F day, 42°F night
  • July-September: 89°F day, 57°F night
  • October-December: 74°F day, 29°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 8.98 inches
  • April-June: 10.83 inches
  • July-September: 10.35 inches
  • October-December: 9.61 inches