Calendar of Events

Events & Public Meetings

Date    TimeEvent
Feb 29, 2020 Sat 11:00 AMRethinking Rufus: A Lecture
Dr. Thomas Foster's Rethinking Rufus is the first book-length study of sexual violence against enslaved men.
Mar 6, 2020 Fri 9:00 AMPreserving African American Historic Places
Join us at the Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum for a one-day conference to provide networking opportunities and tools to help build capacity and strengthen organizations preserving African American historic sites in Virginia.
Mar 10, 2020 Tue 7:00 PMLocal Author Lecture Series and Book Signing
Join us for four history lectures and book signings by local historians. March’s lecture features Dr. Anna Gibson Holloway, co-author of “Our Little Monitor,”The Greatest Invention of the Civil War.
Mar 13, 2020 Fri 6:00 PMAlexandria After-Work Concert Series
Co-sponsored by the Office of Historic Alexandria and the Folklore Society of Greater Washington, join us for monthly Friday-night concerts on the second Friday of the month.
Mar 14, 2020 Sat 1:00 PMCommunity Remembrance Project Lecture Series
Join us for a series of four free lectures with historian Susan Strasser supporting the Alexandria Community Remembrance Project.
Apr 10, 2020 Fri 6:00 PMAlexandria After-Work Concert Series
Co-sponsored by the Office of Historic Alexandria and the Folklore Society of Greater Washington, join us for monthly Friday-night concerts on the second Friday of the month.
Apr 25, 2020 Sat 1:00 PMCommunity Remembrance Project Lecture Series
Join us for a series of four free lectures with historian Susan Strasser supporting the Alexandria Community Remembrance Project.
Apr 28, 2020 Tue 7:30 PMPhrenologist Nelson Sizer: Courtship and Marriage
David Keltz, renowned for his portrayal of Edgar Allan Poe, returns to the Alexandria History Museum at The Lyceum to portray phrenologist Nelson Sizer.
May 8, 2020 Fri 6:00 PMAlexandria After-Work Concert Series
Co-sponsored by the Office of Historic Alexandria and the Folklore Society of Greater Washington, join us for monthly Friday-night concerts on the second Friday of the month.
May 12, 2020 Tue 7:00 PMLocal Author Lecture Series and Book Signing
Join us for four history lectures and book signings by local historians. May’s lecture concludes the series, and features Charles Raasch, author of Imperfect Union: A Father's Search for His Son in the Aftermath of the Battle of Gettysburg.
May 30, 2020 Sat 1:00 PMCommunity Remembrance Project Lecture Series
Join us for a series of four free lectures with historian Susan Strasser supporting the Alexandria Community Remembrance Project.
Jun 12, 2020 Fri 6:00 PMAlexandria After-Work Concert Series
Co-sponsored by the Office of Historic Alexandria and the Folklore Society of Greater Washington, join us for monthly Friday-night concerts on the second Friday of the month.
Jun 27, 2020 Sat 1:00 PMCommunity Remembrance Project Lecture Series
Join us for a series of four free lectures with historian Susan Strasser supporting the Alexandria Community Remembrance Project.

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