Last updated: 2/12/2010
Bristow, Virginia
Street Address
12229 Bristow Rd
Bristow, VA 20136
Mailing Address
12229 Bristow Rd
Bristow, VA 20136
phone: 703-365-7895
e-mail: aberry2@pwcgov.org
web: www.pwcgov.org/brentsville/
Staff
Rob Orrison, Site Manager
phone: 703-365-7895
Ashley Berry, Historic Interpreter
phone: 703-365-7895
Description

The Brentsville site consists of 28 acres with five historic buildings and various archaeological sites. These include the 1822 Courthouse and Jail, the ca. 1830 John Hall Home, ca. 1875 Union Church and the 1928 One Room Schoolhouse and the Brentsville Tavern archaeological site. The site also includes a mile long nature trail highlighting the area’s natural resources.

through three centuries. Currently the Courthouse, Union Church and Haislip/Hall farmhouse have been restored. Work is underway for the restoration on the Jail and development of a Visitor Center and museum. The grounds and Union Church are also available for rentals. Once completed, the site will give visitors a unique look into the history of not just Prince William County but Northern Virginia.

The site is open to the public from sunrise to sunset every day. A self guided interpretative trail and a picnic area are available. Tours are offered on weekends from May 1 through Labor Day from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. or by appointment.

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