Historic Alexandria Calendar
Upcoming events from the Office of Historic Alexandria
|Oct 20, 2018||Sat||11:00 AM||Portside History|
Join the Office of Historic Alexandria for hands-on and interactive history activities related to Alexandria’s rich waterfront history.
|Oct 20, 2018||Sat||11:00 AM||Portside History: Archaeology Waterfront Tour|
Join an expert-led tour to learn of the new discoveries and hidden history of the waterfront.
|Oct 20, 2018||Sat||1:00 PM||Freedom House Museum open|
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.