Ellanor C. Lawrence Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center winter hours 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Closed Tuesdays.

703-631-0013
TTY 711

5040 Walney Road
Chantilly, Virginia

John Shafer,
Manager

Ellanor C. Lawrence Park

Preserving land, protecting resources

Ellanor C. Lawrence Park is a 650-acre park in western Fairfax County with a history that spans 8,000 years. The park’s habitats include forest, streams and a pond, and it is home to many species. Inside the Walney Visitor Center you will find live animal exhibits, historic exhibits, children’s activities, a greenhouse, classroom and sales area.

Upcoming Featured Events

Feb

24

2:00PM, (2-Adult) Examine beaks, feathers, nests and talons in this program from 1 to 2…

Feb

24

2:00PM, (6-Adult) In this interactive walking tour through Ellanor C. Lawrence Park,…

Mar

03

10:00AM, (2-Adult) From 10 - 11 a.m. join a naturalist and youth volunteers at Ellanor C…

Mar

07

6:00PM, (4-Adult) From 6 - 7:30 p.m. -  Have you ever wondered what it would be like to…

FIeld Trips

A young boy learns about American Indian games by aiming a feathered corn cob at a ring

Scouting

Two Girl Scouts work on crafts at a table

Birthdays

Two ECLP volunteers play with a water hose while working in a garden