Fairfax, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Old Town Hall
— Old Town Fairfax —
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Buildings • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Virginia, Old Town Fairfax series list.
Location. 38° 50.768′ N, 77° 18.309′ W. Marker is in Fairfax, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of University Drive and Main Street (Virginia Route 236), on the right when traveling north on University Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3999 University Drive, Fairfax VA 22030, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fairfax Herald & Print Shop (a few steps from this marker); Whiteheads Mercantile & Post Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Victorian Square Addition Ratcliffe-Allison House (Earp’s) (within shouting distance of this marker); The Sauls House (within shouting distance of this marker); Fairfax Hay & Grain Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Nickell's Hardware (within shouting distance of this marker); Pozer Garden (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfax.
Regarding Old Town Hall. A renovation of the hall by the City and Historic Fairfax City, Inc. was completed in 1987. Second floor renovations began in 1995. Many residents saw their first motion picture here in 1911 (the admission price was 10 cents).
Also see . . .
1. A Walking Tour of Old Town Fairfax, Virginia. (Submitted on March 18, 2008.)
2. Historic Fairfax City, Inc. (Submitted on March 18, 2008.)
3. Willard Family Papers (Library of Congress). (Submitted on March 18, 2008.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 18, 2008. This page has been viewed 1,783 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 18, 2008. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.