Park Authority

Fairfax County, Virginia

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

Sara Baldwin,
Acting Executive Director

Hear the Clang, Clang, Clang of the Blacksmith at Colvin Run

Colvin Run MillSpend a Sunday afternoon exploring the grounds of historic Colvin Run Mill and enjoy a free demonstration of the ancient art of blacksmithing.

Watch as the blacksmith fires up his forge and works with hammer and tongs to make iron tools and utensils. This free demonstration is appropriate for all ages, and no reservations are required.

The blacksmith is scheduled to be at work from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020. However, this activity is weather dependent, so call to confirm that a demo will be taking place.

Colvin Run Mill is located at 10017 Colvin Run Road, Great Falls, Virginia. For more information, call 703-759-2771; or visit Colvin run Mill.

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