During the calendar year of 2017 Fairfax County will mark its 275th anniversary with events celebrating our history.
You can take part in the commemoration by exploring the following:
- Reserve a spot to attend our signature lecture series at the Historic Fairfax Courthouse from March through November highlighting a variety of topics on County history. The lectures are free, but registration is required. You can reserve your space here.
- Visit all the Fairfax County History Commission historical markers in the county. A newly published map shows you the way - featuring 52 sites and brilliantly designed by the Mason Mappers. Download the map here.
- Attend the theatrical event "The Complete History of Fairfax (The Musical)" - this 275th Anniversary themed musical will be at the Workhouse Arts Center from July 13 - July 15.
- Participate in the Fairfax County Neighborhood History Project
- Explore the county's history by attending one of these historically themed events.
- Watch our weekly produced videos on YouTube showcasing fascinating stories from Fairfax County's history.