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Located just west of the U.S. capital of Washington, D.C., Fairfax County, Virginia offers an unexpected blend of picture-perfect natural surroundings and big-city amenities, positioning visitors in the heart of the National Capital Region. In Fairfax County, you’ll encounter sites and attractions that played a unique and powerful role in the most defining moments in U.S. history, but you’ll also be in a diverse and sophisticated destination brimming with innovation and technology.

Visit Fairfax routinely works with local, national, and international journalists to help tell Fairfax County’s unique and fascinating stories. From story ideas and fast facts to a robust image library and virtual tours, the Visit Fairfax Press Room is a great place to start whether you’re on assignment or brainstorming your next article.

For immediate questions or requests, please contact Ali Morris by phone at 703-752-9505 or via email at

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Requests for press trips are handled on a case-by-case basis. Approval of requests depends on assignment, amount of advance notice provided, the time of year, length of stay, and ability of Visit Fairfax stakeholders to help.

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Visit Fairfax supports the Virginia Film Office in its effort to promote Virginia as a prime filmmaking destination. For information on filming requests in Fairfax County, please contact us.



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