Calendar of Events

Events & Public Meetings

Date    TimeEvent
Sep 21, 2019 Sat 10:00 AMClassic Car Show
Co-sponsored by Packards Virginia and the Alexandria History Museum at The Lyceum, the show will feature a variety of Packards ranging from the 1930s-1950s as well as other “orphan” vehicles that are invited to register as well.
Oct 5, 2019 Sat 10:00 AMCivil War Artillery Day at Fort Ward
Reenactors from the 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery, a Union Army regiment stationed at Fort Ward, will interpret the life of typical artillerymen assigned to forts in the Washington area.
Oct 19, 2019 Sat 11:00 AMCivil War Shelter Day
Museum interpreters display and discuss several different types of shelter for Civil War soldiers, and invite visitors into the reconstructed Officers' Hut at Fort Ward.
Nov 17, 2019 Sun 11:00 AMGeek Tour – Outlandish Tour
Learn about the role of 18th century female healers and apothecaries on this tour that focuses on the herbal medicines featured in Diana Gabaldon’s celebrated Outlander series of novels.
Dec 14, 2019 Sat 5:00 PMYuletide by Candlelight
Travel through centuries of local history as you learn more about Alexandria during the holiday season!