History & Adventure in Prince William County
Quantico is the beating heart of the Marine Corps and is proud of its military culture and history. Bordered on three sides by the installation and on the fourth by the Potomac River, the town features charming shops and quaint restaurants - all within walking distance of the base.
Significant sites near the community include the National Museum of the Marine Corps and the Quantico National Cemetery, located in Triangle, Virginia.
The Prince William County area offers many year-round attractions and activities for military personnel and their families, including several water parks, 18-hole golf courses, and numerous opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors. Popular destinations such as the Leesylvania State Park, Prince William Forest Park, and the Occoquan Bay National Wildlife Refuge are popular choices. Easy access to camping, hunting, biking, boating, and the endless attractions of the nation’s capital make Quantico a truly exciting place to live.