Browse Fairfax County's many outdoor activities, from hiking and biking trails to zip lining and quiet park areas. Plus, camping, boating, fishing and more!
Let us help entertain your kids
Take a virtual tour of Fairfax County's most visited sites!
Music meets nature meets technology. Enjoy this socially distanced, one-of-a-kind music-led stroll through Wolf Trap National Park.
See what's happening this spring in Northern Virginia.
See life-sized dinosaurs come to life during this drive-thru family friendly event. Tickets on sale now for this mid-May event!
Find a pet-friendly spot in Fairfax County!
Find hotels close to a Metro station.
Looking for a hotel in a specific area? Use our handy hotel map!
Treat Yourself. Support Local Restaurants.
Enjoy special menus at participating restaurants in the Tysons area during Tysons Restaurant Week: April 12-18, 2021!
Find chocolate treats all throughout Fairfax County.
Fly to Fairfax County!
From metro stations to hotels to attractions, find the map you need most.
Carry all there is to see and do right in the palm of your hand.
Explore some of the many sites and attractions in the Washington, DC region virtually to help you plan your trip.
From Civil War battlefields to DC monuments, here's your guide to the area.
The urban center of Fairfax County, Tysons is a destination of its own.
Visitor Center
Visitor Center

Fairfax County Visitor Center

The county is gorgeous, filled with our country's history and heritage, and just plain fun. Are you coming for a business meeting? Plan to stay a few extra days to take in the sites. Are you in the county for a family vacation or reunion? Be prepared to take the kudos as you plan the trip of a lifetime for everyone. Whatever your reason for visiting, we will welcome you to our Fairfax Visitor Center with all the information you'll need for your fun Virginia vacations. 

Now the Center is more exciting and interactive than ever! The 360-degree views of our memorable attractions put you right where the action is. Come in soon and experience the fun for yourself. You can also hear our local “celebrities” talk about their favorite sites in our Storyteller video series available on the Center’s new interactive kiosk. We guarantee you will be back again!

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Sue Porter, Director of Visitor Services

Contact Us

  • Hours: Monday - Saturday from 11 AM to 6 PM and Sunday from 12 PM to 6 PM
  • Telephone Number: 800-732-4732 or 703-752-9500
  • Email:
  • Stop by our Tysons Corner Center Visitor Center and receive a FREE GIFT!
  • Located in Tysons Corner Center on the second level of the Nordstrom wing. Closest parking is in Garage C. Enter Nordstrom via pedestrian bridge and walk through the store into the mall. Visitor Center is on the right side in the Fairfax Community Room.


Visit Our Attractions

Visit Our Attractions

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Book a Hotel

Book a Hotel

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Fun in Fairfax

Fun in Fairfax

From festivals to theatre to sports and music, Fairfax County has events that are fun for the whole family. Bookmark our calendar to find the best one for you. More