Dr. Edwin Bancroft and Mary Ellen Henderson House

The Henderson House in the Northern Virginia city of Falls Church was the home of influential civil rights advocates Edwin Bancroft “E.B.” Henderson and his wife, Mary Ellen Meriwether Henderson. […]

Falls Church

Lending its name to the surrounding city of Falls Church, this colonial house of worship was preceded by a 1733 wooden church. Determined unfit to repair thirty years later, church […]

Mount Hope

One of the city of Falls Church’s principal historic resources, Mount Hope has two distinct parts: a simple frame dwelling and a more elaborate Victorian ornamental villa, both virtually intact […]

Birch House

The Birch House stands out as one of the few surviving relics of the city of Falls Church’s mid-19th-century heritage. Preserving a nostalgic image of a quieter era, the house […]

Cherry Hill

The former rural character of the small Northern Virginia city of Falls Church is embodied in the Cherry Hill farmstead that is now part of a seven-acre park in the […]