Historic Alexandria Calendar
Upcoming events from the Office of Historic Alexandria
|Nov 3, 2018||Sat||10:00 AM||Extended 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 AM||Portside 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 AM||Story 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||“Bound to the Fire” |
Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled.
|Nov 3, 2018||Sat||11:00 AM||Docent-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 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.