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Exhibitions at Fairfax Museum & Visitor Center

Location:10209 Main Street, Fairfax, VA
Phone:703.385.8414
Click here for hours

The Fairfax Story" - Hamill Gallery. Fairfax history exhibition.

“Over There: Americans in World War I”  Gano Gallery--LAST DAY TOMORROW, OCT 22!

"Washington: The Myths and the Man" - November 10, 2017 - February 15, 2018 --Fairfax Museum and Visitor Center  On loan from the Virginia Historical Society, the touring exhibition features original paintings and historical documents about Washington's life.

 

Ratcliffe-Allison-Pozer House Tours --10386 Main St. Fairfax

Free docent-led tours 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturdays: May- October.  Special tour dates:  Fall Festival, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday, October 14, and Candlelight Tours, 6-7 p.m., Saturday, December 2. Call: 703-385-8414.

 

HISTORIC WALKING TOURS

Historic Fairfax City, Inc. (HFCI)  90-minute walking tours of Old Town Fairfax are finished for the season, but will return in May 2018.

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The City of Fairfax is committed to the letter and spirit of the Americans with Disabilities Act. To request a reasonable                accommodation for any type of disability, call:  703-385-8414 or 703-591-0560.

Exhibitions at Historic Blenheim and the Civil War Interpretive Center

Location: 3610 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA 22030
Phone: 703.591.0560
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"Blenheim's Civil War Soldier Signatures: A Diary on Walls". Explores the local Fairfax Court House history and the experiences of soldiers who wrote on the walls of the Willcoxon home (Historic Blenheim.) The replica attic is a life-sized replica of the house attic that shows the clearest graffiti in the house

"Binding Wounds, Pushing Boundaries: African Americans in Civil War Medicine," September 19 – October 28, 2017

Exhibitions at Ratcliffe-Allison-Pozer House

Location: 10386 Main Street, Fairfax, VA 22030
Open Saturdays from 11am-2pm May-October for free tours; or call 703.385.8414 for tour appointment.

"Dr. Kate Waller Barrett: Mother to Many" - Exhibition examines the life of this prominent social reformer of the Progressive Era, who saved the early 19th-century Ratcliffe-Allison-Pozer House from demolition in 1923.

“Over There and on the Homefront: The Barrett and Pozer Family in World War I”

Ratcliffe-Allison-Pozer House