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Fairfax County Historical Overview

Find below interactive maps, YouTube Channels, and library resources that digitally place the history of Fairfax County at your fingertips.


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Historical Overview of Fairfax County

In many ways the recorded history of Fairfax County, Virginia is a reflection of the history of the entire United States. More
Revolutionary War Weekend at Gunston Hall

Timeline of Fairfax County History

Courtesy of the Virginia Room, this timeline showcases significant moments in Fairfax County history in an easy to read chronological format. More
Gunston Hall

Interactive Historical Buildings Map

Explore over a dozen historic homes and buildings in Fairfax County with this interactive map courtesy of the Department of Planning and Zoning. More
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Virginia Room Resources – City of Fairfax Regional Library

Home to a collection rich in regional history, genealogy, and local and state government information. More
Fairfax County Historic Markers

Interactive Historical Markers Story Map

This story map tour includes each historic marker's name and text, a map of it's location, and images related to the maker. More
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Fairfax 275 Facebook Page

Follow the official Fairfax 275 Facebook page to see amazing historical images of the county and to get more information on the commemorations taking place throughout 2017! More
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Visit our 275th Anniversary YouTube Channel

Enjoy a series of commemorative short videos produced by Fairfax County's own Channel 16 which highlight some of Fairfax County's significant historical moments. More
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Download an application to request use of the official logo of Fairfax County's 275th Anniversary celebration for your own website, collateral, or special project. More