Huntley Meadows Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center Hours: Closed due to COVID-19 restrictions.

TTY 711

3701 Lockheed Blvd.
Alexandria, Virginia

Karen Sheffield,

Colorful Cardinals

1/19/2020 1:00 pm

Event Description

(2-6 yrs.) Join a naturalist to learn about Virginia’s state bird, the red cardinal. Why are their feathers red? What do their eggs look like? How do they survive the winter months? Practice using binoculars to look for these beautiful birds, and make your own bird feeder to take home to attract cardinals to your backyard. The program at Huntley Meadows Park runs from 1 to 2 p.m. For more information, call 703-768-2525.


Cost: $10.00

Registration: Register Online

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Huntley Meadows Location

3701 Lockheed Blvd.
Alexandria, VA,

Map of Huntley Meadows Park

Finding the Park

Due to known issues with GPS units, please use the street address if you are following GPS to the park.

Huntley Meadows has three entrances. The main entrance is at 3701 Lockheed Blvd, Alexandria VA 22306.  There is a parking lot, and during Visitor Center open hours there is access to restrooms, an exhibit area, and staff naturalists. There is a small parking area at 6901 South Kings Highway, Alexandria, Va., that leads to a paved, one-mile woodland hike-bike trail. Historic Huntley is at 6918 Harrison Lane, Alexandria Va. 

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