Ellanor C. Lawrence Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Walney Visitor Center Winter hours: Mon & Wed-Sun 11-4pm. Closed Tuesdays. The park's trails, picnic tables and grounds are open dawn to dusk.

TTY 711

5040 Walney Road
Chantilly, Virginia

John Shafer,

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Sully Woodlands Stewardship Education Center Construction Begins

Active construction is anticipated to be completed by summer 2023. Residents should expect occasional construction traffic entering and exiting the Ellanor C. Lawrence Park/Cabell’s Mill entrance. The park is located at 5235 Walney Road in Centerville, VA.

Ellanor C. Lawrence Park Rental Facilities

Hold your next event at Ellanor C. Lawrence Park.

For information and to reserve the room, call 703-631-0013 (TTY703-803-3354).

Multi-Purpose Classroom with a View of Woods, Historic Buildings and Foundations

  • Size: 27 feet by 20 feet, approximately 540 square feet
  • Capacity: 34
  • Cost: $55/hour (20% discount for non-profit organizations)
  • Two-hour rental minimum
  • $75 refundable security deposit required
  • No alcohol
  • Events must end by 10 p.m.

Three six-foot and three five-foot collapsible tables and 30 folding chairs can be arranged in a classroom, party or auditorium-style setup.

Amenities Included:

  • Coffee pot with your supplies
  • Refrigerator and sink
  • Smartboard options for presentation and television
  • Attendees can visit the nature center's interactive indoor exhibit. There are live and preserved specimens of local wildlife, including reptiles, amphibians, and birds of prey.
  • Guests may walk the park's approximately five miles of trails along streams, around the pond or through meadows.
  • A naturalist-led tour of the exhibits or woodland can be arranged for an extra fee.

Extra Amenities Fees:

  • $25 per hour for attached pavilion (also rentable alone. Call site for more information.)
  • Coffee (with sugar and cream) supplied by ECLP: $3/person

For information and to reserve the room, call 703-631-0013 (TTY 703-803-3354)

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