Frying Pan Farm Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Park open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Kidwell Farm open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Facility Hours vary.

TTY 711

Farm and Equestrian: 2709 West Ox Road; Visitor Center: 2739 West Ox Road
Herndon, Virginia

Yvonne Johnson,

Frying Pan Farm Park

Preserving 20th century farm life

Frying Pan preserves and interprets farm life of the 1920s to 1950s. Welcome to one of the most popular parks in Fairfax County.




Enjoy a private, one-hour, interactive walking tour of the farm for you and your family. An experienced farm staff member will guide you through the buildings and sheds to discover the inside story of how the farm operates. Bring a camera and water, and dress for the weather for this outdoor farm experience.

Register Online for a Family Farm Tour

Job Opportunities

View job details and application information for seasonal openings at Frying Pan Farm Park.


Field Trips

Kidwell Farm sign outside the farm's barn


Smiling Girl Scouts meet and pet one of the park's draft horses


Volunteer holds a goat inside the Kidwell Farm barn

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