The General Store is open Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Due to the historic nature of the building, only one shopper or closed family group will be admitted at a time. The General Storekeeper on duty will assist you with your shopping purchases. The General Store is open for grain or Great Falls Tea Garden tea blend pick-ups by appointment only Monday through Friday.
Private mill tour tickets are available. Reserve them online in advance. Tours are offered at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, and at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. Tours last approximately one hour and include two ADA-compliant floors of the mill. For safety reasons, all visitors wishing to see the inside of the mill must be part of a guided tour. Sign up for tours online in advance.
Public grinding demonstrations are suspended for the 2020 grinding season. We hope to resume our regular 2021 grinding season on Sunday, April 18, 2021. Over the 2020-21 winter, the Fairfax County Park Authority will conduct scheduled maintenance, including the installation of a new flume and wheel. Follow our progress on social media.
For further information about parks and permits, call 703-324-8516.
12000 Government Center Pkwy
Fairfax, VA 22035