Huntley Meadows Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Closed Tuesdays)

TTY 711

3701 Lockheed Blvd.
Alexandria, Virginia

Karen Sheffield,

Girls Celebrate Women’s History Month

3/15/2020 2:00 pm

Event Description

(5-17 yrs.) Art, science and history are combined in this program at Huntley Meadows Park that’s inspired by the lives of four women of science. Spend a little time indoors to discover the stories of Maria Merian, Frances Hamerstrom, Jane Goodall, and Rachel Carson. Head out onto the forested trails and wetland boardwalk equipped with sketch pads, binoculars and magnifying lenses to record your own nature adventure. Supplies are included. The program runs from 2 to 4 p.m., and all children are welcome. The cost is $14 per child. For more information, call 703-768-2525.

Cost: $14.00

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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