Sully Historic Site

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center Hours through December open 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. January - February 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

703-437-1794
TTY 711

3650 Historic Sully Way
Chantilly, Virginia

Carol McDonnell,
Manager

Sully Historic Site Events

Homeschool Day

06/21/2018 1:00 pm


(5-12 yrs.) Bring your homeschool student or group to Sully Historic Site for hands-on fun learning designed to enrich understanding of Fairfax County circa 1800. The program from 1 to 3 p.m. costs $12 per person. For more information, call 703-437-1794.

Dairy Days - Ice Cream Making and Butter

06/23/2018 1:00 pm


(5-Adult) Churn butter, crank ice cream, milk a fake cow, play 18th century games, and experience the products of an historic dairy at Sully Historic Site. Dairy Days runs from1 to 4 p.m. The cost is $7 per person. Walk-ins are welcome, but pre-registration is recommended. Sign-up for times at 1, 2 or 3 p.m. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Tour the…

The People of the Forgotten Road

07/07/2018 1:00 pm


(8-Adult) Visit the original outbuildings and representative slave cabin at Sully Historic Site and talk with costumed interpreters about the lives and work of the enslaved community. This program at 1 p.m. takes the place of the 2 p.m. Forgot­ten Road Tour. The two-hour program costs $8 per person. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. For more…

Dairy Days - Ice Cream Making and Butter

07/08/2018 1:00 pm


(5-Adult) Come to Sully Historic Site and churn butter, crank ice cream, milk a fake cow, play 18th century games, and experience the products of a historic dairy. Walk-ins are welcome, but pre-registration is recommended. One-hour sessions begin at 1, 2 and 3 p.m. The cost is $7 per person. Children must be accompanied by an adult. House tours are a separate cost.…

Lunch and Learn: Boy, Is It Hot Out There

07/18/2018 12:00 pm


(8-Adult) Take a break from the heat in the (now) air conditioned house at Sully Historic Site and learn how the Lees dealt with the heat without our modern conveniences. The program from noon to 1 p.m. costs $5 per person. For more information, call 703-437-1794.

Dairy Days - Ice Cream Making and Butter

07/20/2018 1:00 pm


(5-Adult) Come to Sully Historic Site and churn butter, crank ice cream, milk a fake cow, play 18th century games, and experience the products of a historic dairy. Walk-ins are welcome, but pre-registration is recommended. One-hour sessions begin at 1, 2 and 3 p.m. The cost is $7 per person. Children must be accompanied by an adult. House tours are a separate cost.…

House Tours at Sully (Free)

07/21/2018 12:00 pm


Sully Historic Site
Take a guided walk through the first floor of the 1794 home of Richard Bland Lee, the first Congressman from Northern Virginia. Discover the history of early America by learning the history of the Lee family and the enslaved people who lived at Sully from 1794-1811. This event is part of the Fairfax County Park Authority’s Open House event in…

Dairy Days - Ice Cream Making and Butter

07/21/2018 1:00 pm


(5-Adult) Come to Sully Historic Site and churn butter, crank ice cream, milk a fake cow, play 18th century games, and experience the products of a historic dairy. Walk-ins are welcome, but pre-registration is recommended. One-hour sessions begin at 1, 2 and 3 p.m. The cost is $7 per person. Children must be accompanied by an adult. House tours are a separate cost.…

The People of the Forgotten Road

07/21/2018 1:00 pm


(8-Adult) Visit the original outbuildings and representative slave cabin at Sully Historic Site and talk with costumed interpreters about the lives and work of the enslaved community. This program at 1 p.m. takes the place of the 2 p.m. Forgot­ten Road Tour. The two-hour program costs $8 per person. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. For more…

Lavender Tea

07/22/2018 1:00 pm


(8-Adult) Lavender has been described as feminin­ity all grown up, representing refinement, grace and elegance. Enjoy a lavender tea and some delicious foods made with lavender at Sully Historic Site. Make a lavender sachet to take with you. This program from 1 to 3 p.m. costs $30 per person. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. For more information,…

Dairy Days - Ice Cream Making and Butter

08/05/2018 1:00 pm


Churn butter, crank ice cream, milk a fake cow, play 18th century games, and experience the products of an historic dairy. Walk-ins welcome, but preregistration recommended. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Tour cost separate. For more information, 703-437-1794.

Dairy Days - Ice Cream Making and Butter

08/24/2018 1:00 pm


Churn butter, crank ice cream, milk a fake cow, play 18th century games, and experience the products of an historic dairy. Walk-ins welcome, but preregistration recommended. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Tour cost separate. For more information, 703-437-1794.

Dairy Days - Ice Cream Making and Butter

08/25/2018 1:00 pm


Churn butter, crank ice cream, milk a fake cow, play 18th century games, and experience the products of an historic dairy. Walk-ins welcome, but preregistration recommended. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Tour cost separate. For more information, 703-437-1794.