[ 10017 Colvin Run Road ] [ Great Falls, Virginia 22066 ] [ 703-759-2771 ]
Reservations, Tickets and Payment
Advance reservations are required and the schedule fills up quickly. To make a reservation request, use the Field Trip Calendar, click on a date with availability and complete the reservation request form.
Please be aware that you are not guaranteed to receive the specific dates requested. All requests will be reviewed in the order that they are received and you will be contacted to confirm your field trip dates. No requests will be taken over the phone, however, if you have any trouble please contact the site and staff will assist you in making your field trip reservation request.CLICK FOR AVAILABILITY
- Preschool Students: $6 in Fairfax County/$7 Out of Fairfax County
- Preschools - All adults are FREE
- Elementary Students and Chaperones: $6 in Fairfax County/$7 Out of Fairfax County
- Elementary School - Teachers are FREE
Payment is due upon arrival. Payment options are cash, checks (payable to FCPA/Colvin Run Mill), Visa or Mastercard.
Maximum Daily Capacity
- Preschool program: 30 students
- Elementary programs: 3 classes/90students
For questions or comments about the school program, payments, the Learning Kit materials or any other aspect of a field trip, please call the site office any day between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. at 703-759-2771 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If your group's schedule permits and you want to bring lunch, there are both indoor and outdoor spaces for you to use. In nice weather, you can eat in the picnic area adjacent to the parking lot. In bad weather the group can sit on the floor and eat in the barn.
Students should not bring snacks as there is no time to eat during the presentation.
Souvenir Field Trip Bags
$1.50 souvenir field trip bag includes:
- Colvin Run Mill postcard
- Souvenir pencil
- 2 candy sticks
- Simple machines bookmark
Call at least one week prior to your scheduled visit to ensure bags will be ready for pickup at the end of your field trip.