Welcome to Burke and Lorton, Virginia
Here are some facts about Burke and Lorton to help you better enjoy your Fairfax County vacations. The combination of Burke and Lorton is a nature and art lover's dream. Burke is named for Silas Burke and is home to one of the area's most favorite natural resources, Burke Lake. Here you can find outdoor activities ranging from fishing to golf.
Further south you'll find Lorton, home of the Workhouse Arts Center, one of the most unique art destinations found anywhere as it was built on the grounds of an old reformatory. You can visit the center anytime virtually or contribute to support local arts during these unusual times.
The Comfort Inn Gunston Corner, which is located in Lorton, is the area's only hotel. Although there is only one hotel, we have many local restaurants that are available for pick-up and delivery. See you in Northern Virginia soon!
Browse through some of the favorite local dining establishments and get a taste of what's available in these wonderful communities. More
The Workhouse Arts Center
Once a prison, the Workhouse Arts Center is now a hub of artistic creativity and freedom housing over 65 studio artists while showcasing 300+ performances and 150+ exhibitions every year. More