Calendar of Events

Historic Alexandria Calendar

Upcoming events from the Office of Historic Alexandria

Date    TimeEvent
Nov 3, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMExtended Tour of Apothecary Museum
Purchase tickets for a Saturday morning extended tour and spend twice as long learning about the historic retail shop and laboratory of the old apothecary.
Nov 3, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMPortside History
Join the Office of Historic Alexandria for hands-on and interactive history activities related to Alexandria’s rich waterfront history.
Nov 3, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMStory Time for Little Historians
Bring your little learners to the Alexandria Black History Museum for cultural stories and creative craft activities that introduce world history and folklore.
Nov 3, 2018 Sat
Cancelled-“Bound to the Fire”
Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled.
Nov 3, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMDocent-Led Tour
Come for an in-depth guided tour of Friendship’s firehouse and learn about the company’s firefighting procedures and equipment.
Nov 3, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom 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.