Travel Guidance

During these unprecedented times, many attractions and events have been impacted, and in most cases, cancelled or closed. Visitors are strongly encouraged to call or check event and attraction websites to confirm operating status. For information on how you can interact with the tourism community now, visit our Fairfax First page. Learn More

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The urban center of Fairfax County, Tysons is a destination of its own.
Burke/Clifton/Lorton

Welcome to Clifton, Virginia

Here are some facts about Clifton, Virginia to help you better enjoy your Fairfax County vacation. You'll think you're hundreds of miles away from the Nation's Capital as you take in quaint shops and local dining establishments while relishing the small-town vibe. Clifton is also home to Fairfax County's first winery, Paradise Springs. Need a place to stay? Look in nearby Lorton, where you'll find the Holiday Inn Express Lorton.  Find upcoming events in Clifton, as the charms of the city and its people await you.


Paradise Springs Winery - Clifton

Things to Do in Clifton

Visit Fairfax County's first winery, go antiquing, or soak up some Civil War history during your time in Clifton. More
Dining in Burke, Clifton and Lorton

Clifton Restaurants

Clifton offers small cafes and pubs to hungry visitors, but also one of the top fine dining experiences in the Washington, DC region. More
Clifton - Red Caboose - Civil War

6 Ways to Explore Clifton

Here are some suggestions to get you exploring this beautiful small town in Fairfax County. More

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Mount Vernon - Hat and Whistle Boy

Family-Friendly Fairfax

Immerse your children in activities that stimulate their imagination. With so much fascinating history in Fairfax County, you can bet they’ll have fun while they learn. More
Festivals - Winter - Christmas

Events Calendar

Looking to get into the spirit of the season? Our calendar is full of seasonal holiday events has exactly what you're looking for as our area attractions gear up to celebrate in the most festive of ways. More
Storytellers Video Series

Storytellers Video Series

Every destination has a story. Meet Fairfax County's storytellers and then create your own travel story. More