If you are staying in the area, be sure to spend a day taking in surrounding neighborhoods like College Park, Bladensburg and Hyattsville.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a great vacation choice. Explore, admire and become intrigued in the most popular museums including the College Park Aviation Museum.
If the sun is shining get outdoors and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. Whether you are looking to chill out, sit in the shade or enjoy sunlight on the rippling water, visit Lake Artemesia.
Spend a few hours with fellow college football lovers at Byrd Stadium, cheering on local heroes, the Maryland Terrapins. On weekends the stadium becomes a sea of red, white, black and gold., as crowds flock together to support their home-grown heroes.
Why not book a place to stay around Riverdale, to better take advantage of this area's many charms. Two of the best known accommodation options handy to Riverdale are the Howard Johnson Inn Washington DC North/BW Parkway, Cheverly and the Quality Inn and Suites.