While we’re closed to the public in January there’s lots of work to do behind the scenes. You can still walk our pathways and check out our interpretative landscape signs during light hours.
Official Page of Historic Blenheim & the Civil War Interpretive Center, administered by City of Fair The modern Interpretive Center is available for rental.
3610 Old Lee Highway
|Tuesday||11am - 3pm|
|Wednesday||11am - 3pm|
|Thursday||11am - 3pm|
|Friday||11am - 3pm|
|Saturday||11am - 3pm|
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3610 Old Lee Hwy, Fairfax VA 22030 Open Tuesday - Saturday 11 am - 3 pm. Interpreive Center Onyy - guided tours of house temprorarily suspended. FREE Front Desk: (703) 591-0560 Historic Blenheim - built c. 1858 by Albert Willcoxon - is known for its exceptional collection of Union soldiers' Civil War graffiti. To date, over 110 of these soldiers, hailing from 7 states, have been indentified. The Civil War Interpretive Center illustrates the lives of the Union soldiers who came through the house, as well as the effect of war in Fairfax. A life scale reproduction of the inaccessible attic, showcasing many of the best signatures, is a highlight of the gallery.
TOURS AND PROGRAMS listed below are temporarily suspensed.
A free, guided tour of the first floor of the house and grounds is available at 1 pm Tuesday - Saturday. Historic Blenheim offers several programs with a Civil War focus throughout the year.
Group tours for students, scouts and adults are available by reservation - please call (703) 591-6728 for more details. The modern Interpretive Center is available for rental. Rentals are administered by the City of Fairfax Parks and Recreation department. Please call (703) 385-7858 for rental information, or see http://fairfaxva.gov/parksrec/BlenheimReservation.asp