Park Authority

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

TTY 711

12055 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, Virginia 22035

Sara Baldwin,
Acting Executive Director

Field Trips and Outreach

Colvin Run Mill Field Trips

Colvin Run Mill field trip information

Cub Run RECenter Nature, Science and History Programs

Ellanor C. Lawrence Park Field Trips

School field trip opportunities at Ellanor C. Lawrence Park in Chantilly, Va.

Frying Pan Farm Park Field Trips

Frying Pan Farm Park school field trip information

Green Spring Gardens Field Trips

Information for booking school field trips to Green Spring Gardens.

Hidden Oaks Nature Center Field Trips

Hidden Oaks Nature Center field trip information

Hidden Pond Nature Center Field Trips and Outreach

Hidden Pond Nature Center field trip information

Huntley Meadows Park Field Trips

Huntley Meadows Park field trip information

Lakefront Field Trip Opportunities

The Park Authority's three lakefront parks are like the chocolate chips in a cookie — large chunks of nature in the midst of a generally suburban county. They are ideal platforms for learning about the outdoors. Programs are available Monday through Friday mornings (start time: 10 am) from September until June.  Staff permitting, programs may also be scheduled on select afternoons.  Students…

Meaningful Watershed Educational Experience

Meaningful Watershed Educational Experience is a program for fourth and fifth-graders that teaches them about erosion, biodiversity, native plants and their effect on the Chesapeake Bay watershed.

Riverbend Park Field Trips/Outreach

Riverbend Park field trip information

Sully Historic Site Field Trips/Outreach

Sully Historic Site field trip reservation information
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