Park Authority

CONTACT INFORMATION: Open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
703-324-8700 TTY 711
12055 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, Virginia 22035
Jai Cole
Executive Director

Huntley Meadows Park

Connect to Treasured Habitats and Homes

Huntley Meadows Park connects you to treasured homes and habitats. The park is home to a nationally significant historic house, majestic forests, wildflower-speckled meadows and vast wetlands bursting with life. Some of the best wildlife watching in the Washington metropolitan area is here.

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Upcoming Featured Events

7:15PM, (6-Adult) Join a park naturalist for a guided walk along the forested paths to…
12:00PM, Discover the beauty and importance of wetlands. Stroll forested paths and…
10:00AM, (12-Adult) Huntley’s forests are home to certain plants whose ancestors have…
8:00PM, (Adults) Join park naturalists for a relaxing stroll through the park's forest…
8:00AM, (12-Adult) Learn about the park's birds and some basic identification skills.…


Wetlands Awareness Day

Sunday, May 5, 12-4 p.m., Huntley Meadows Park

  • Discover the beauty and importance of wetlands.
  • Stroll forested paths and immersive boardwalk trail.
  • Learn about plants and animals that live in the park.
  • See live raptors, reptiles and amphibians up close.
  • Enjoy interactive displays and activities.
  • Collect a stamp at each station to receive a prize.
  • Shuttle rides are available at Groveton Elementary School, 6900 Harrison Ln., Alexandria, to Huntley Meadows Park.
    • Shuttles run every 30 minutes.
    • Last shuttle ride to Huntley Meadows Park: 3:30 p.m.
    • Last return shuttle ride to Groveton Elementary School: 4:15 p.m.

Enjoy Group Adventures!

  • Did you know that there is a fee for groups of 12 or more? Get your group pass today!
  • Gather your group of 12 or more and secure your group pass.
  • Enjoy Huntley Meadows Park at just $30 for up to 60 people.
  • For bigger groups beyond 60, it's only $30 for the initial 60 and $1 per additional person.
  • Reserve your spot now by calling the Visitor Center at 703-768-2525.

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