Built in 1873, this is the oldest brick two-story school remaining in Fairfax County. Its bricks were made at the Farr property across the street. Taxpayers may have shaken their heads at the exorbitant $2750 fee paid for its construction. The schoolhouse now welcomes visitors and houses the Fairfax Museum.
Daily Mon–Sunday 9am–5pm
Ratcliffe-Allison House and Kitty Pozer Gardens
The oldest surviving house in the city was built in 1812. It served a variety of purposes including as a cobbler shop. Occupied until the 1950s, the house was home to famed gardener and writer Kitty Pozer. Operating Hours