Located at 3610 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA 22030, the City of Fairfax offers this unique, historic facility that will help make your special event—wedding, anniversary party, bar/bat mitzvah—even more special. The Civil War Interpretive Center at Historic Blenheim has historic charm and presence while offering modern amenities for your event. Even something as seemingly pedestrian as a meeting becomes more distinct in this historic setting.
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Reservation Documents (in PDF format)
The Civil War Interpretive Center at Historic Blenheim is part of a 12-acre estate rich in Fairfax history. The award-winning Interpretive Center opened in 2008. It features a stunning glass-roofed Atrium Lobby, 900-square-foot Assembly Room with historic pine flooring, and glass walls throughout offering extensive views of the Civil-War-era house and grounds. A Pergola Terrace and covered Veranda Porch offer options for outdoor café seating, and the adjacent grounds provide plentiful space for large outdoor tented functions. The spectacular vista includes lush lawns, shady trees, split-rail fences, meandering footpaths and historic buildings transporting the visitor back in time to the mid-1800s.
Tuesday – Saturday 3:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. (social functions)
Tuesday – Saturday 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. (business meetings)(subject to availability)
Sunday & Monday 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Interpretive Center and Site Capacity
|Standup Reception (Multipurpose Room AND Atrium/Lobby)||120*|
|Outdoor Pergola Terrace||40|
|Outdoor Veranda Porch||40|
|*(More than 102 requires off-site parking plan or valet parking)|
- Glass-walled vistas of nature and history
- Historic heart of pine wood flooring
- Caterer’s Corner
- ADA compliant
- 60” Plasma Monitor
- Multiple outdoor seating and tent locations
- Motor coach accessible
- Convenient location in historic Fairfax
- Gallery tours available for modest extra charge
Please find a selection of sample floor plans below as well as a blank diagram of the Indoor Package
For more reservation information or to set up an appointment to view a venue, contact either Brianne Baglini at Brianne.firstname.lastname@example.org or 703.385.1703 or Kaveh Tajalli at Kaveh.email@example.com or 703.293.7119.