Archaeology and Collections

Fairfax County, Virginia


TTY 711

2855 Annandale Road
Falls Church, VA 22042

Elizabeth A. Crowell, Ph.D.,
Archaeology and Collections Branch Manager

Archaeology and Collections

C.A.R.T Archaeology Blogs

Due to ongoing, intensive collections care activities, there is currently a moratorium on loans of archaeological collections.  In addition, as per the Archaeological Collections Policy,  those collections undergoing curatorial remediation and rehabilitation will be inaccessible to researchers until the remediation process is complete.  For more information, please contact Aimee Wells, Archaeological Collections Manager at


A tree planting stand at Ellanor C. Lawrence Park (ECLP)

Wayside Markers and Commemorative Benches at ECLP

The ECLP Archaeology Experience program

A Hidden Pond cooperative project

Huntley Meadows Park and Riverbend Park Summer Archaeology Camps

Archaeological survey and National Register evaluations at Sully Woodlands Collections

American Alliance of Museums Re-Accreditation

The Resident Curator Program

The Civil War Sesquicentennial Commemoration

County-Wide Development Plan Reviews

Stream Valley Restorations

Park Development Reviews

Park Master Plan Teams

Rezoning Application Reviews

Invasive management review and land assessments

Park Authority Land Acquisition Assessments

Consultations with Interested Parties, VDHR, Tribes

Geocache request assessments

Easement Assessments

Virginia Department of Transportation & Fairfax County Department of Transportation assessments

Bureau of Land Management Assessments

Northern Virginia Regional Park Assessments

Cultural Landscape Reports

Historic Structures Reports and Condition Assessments

Historic Huntley Preservation and Rehabilitation

Colvin Run Mill Miller’s House

Sully Historic Structures Report

Ash Grove Meat House Historic Structures Report

Ash Grove Meat House Archaeology and Stabilization.

Education and Outreach


Grant Administration and Management

Resident Curator Program Studies

Fairfax Virtual Assistant