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Maryanne Moyers, Managing Broker
Weichert Realtors

Cell: 540-379-7359
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e-mail: maryanne.moyers@gmail.com

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Weichert Realtors

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e-mail: MoyersTeam@gmail.com

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Parks and Museums in Fairfax County Virginia

Listed below are parks and museums in Fairfax County

Museums & Historic Sites:

Click here for museums and historical sites in Fairfax County.

The Fairfax County Park Authority operates 420 parks including 371 miles of trails, lakes with marinas, historic sites, and nature centers.  These parks include 274 athletic fields (30 synthetic turf). The Fairfax County Park Authority also manages the maintenance of more than 500 athletic fields for Fairfax County Public Schools.  The Fairfax Cross County Trail is a 40 mile trail for pedestrians, cyclists, & equestrian use.  It connects Great Falls National Park (Potomac River) to Occoquan Regional Park (Occoquan River). Facilities of the Fairfax County Park Authority:

NIKE Missile Site Fairfax County VirginiaNIKE Missile Site W-64, Lorton Virginia, was built during 1954 and was part of the Army Air Defense Command (ARADCOM). A ring of 11 NIKE anti-aircraft missile batteries were strategically… Continue reading

Caroline County Virginia Attractions and Historic Sites

Caroline County Virginia Attractions and Historic Sites

Most attractions in Caroline County are historic sites linked to the Civil War 1864 Overland Campaign of Union General Ulysses S. Grant. There are many historic markers throughout Caroline County citing the movements and delaying actions of Confederate General Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia and the Union Army of the Potomac commanded by George Meade between the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House to the Battle of North Anna (River) before heading east to the Battle of Cold Harbor. We have taken photographs of many attractions and historic sites in Caroline County, and researched many of these historical markers. The pictures are in the following albums:

  • Caroline County Among 114 photographs are Moss Neck: Jackson’s Headquarters, Skinker’s Neck, Rappahannock Academy, Lee and Grant at the Battle of North Anna River, Grant’s Operations between the North Anna River and Cold Harbor, Historic… Continue reading

Stafford County Historic Sites and Museums

Stafford County historic sites and museums can be found in all parts between Marine Corps Base Quantico (Garrisonville) and the Rappahannock River (Falmouth). Stafford County is mostly known as the 1862 staging area for the Union Army of the Potomac commanded by Major General Ambrose Burnside during the preparation of the Battle of Fredericksburg. The Stafford County Historical Society has put together an outline (map included) of the most important historic sites which has been published by the Central Rappahannock Regional Library. The 20 most historically important are listed below.

  1. Aquia Crucifix and Brent Cemetery
  2. Aquia Episcopal Church
  3. Stafford County Courthouse

    Stafford County Courthouse (c. 1922). This building and recent additions houses all of the judiciary and land recordings of Stafford County.

    Stafford County Courthouse at the intersection of Courthouse Road and Jefferson Davis Highway. This is the third courthouse built on this site. The structure in this photograph was completed in 1922. This courthouse replaced the original brick courthouse built in 1840 at the corner of U. S.… Continue reading

Prince William County Parks and Museums

Prince William County parks and museums are worth your time if walking Civil War battlefields and visualizing the struggle between opposing forces seems like time well spent. Besides museums, the links below will lead to find information and photographs of historic sites, water parks, community pools, community recreation centers, sports complexes, camp sites, and bird watching.

Prince William County Museums

Americans in Wartime Museum (Dale City)

Freedom Museum (Manassas Airport)

Haymarket Museum (Town of Haymarket)

Manassas Museum (City of Manassas)

This sculpture was created by Terry Jones of Jones Sculptures, Inc. (Pennsylvania). He led Marines in 19 campaigns from Haiti and Nicaragua through the Korean War, receiving 53 decorations including 5 Navy Crosses, Distinguished Service Cross, Silver Star, and Bronze Star.

This 8′ statue of Marine Corps Lieutenant General Chesty B. Puller weighing 1000 pounds is in Semper Fidelis Memorial Park next to the Semper Fidelis Memorial Chapel and the National Museum of the Marine Corps in Triangle, Virginia.

National Museum of the Marine Corps (Triangle)

Mill House Museum (Occoquan)

Weems-Botts Museum (Dumfries)

Other historic sites include: Bel Air House (Dale City), Ben Lomond House… Continue reading