Historic Alexandria Calendar
Upcoming events from the Office of Historic Alexandria
|Nov 17, 2018||Sat||10:00 AM||Kids Krafts|
Come create and take-home craft projects inspired by early firefighting history.
|Nov 17, 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 17, 2018||Sat||CANCELLED: Portside History|
Office of Historic Alexandria's hands-on and interactive history activities related to Alexandria’s rich waterfront history will resume in the spring.
|Nov 17, 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.
|Nov 17, 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.
|Nov 17, 2018||Sat||2:00 PM||Alexandria Cider Festival|
Enjoy a selection of ciders from 10 Virginia cideries.