Calendar of Events

Historic Alexandria Calendar

Upcoming events from the Office of Historic Alexandria

Date    TimeEvent
Nov 3, 2012 Sat 10:00 AMFort Ward Stakeholders Advisory Group
Artifact Workshop
Nov 3, 2012 Sat 1:00 PMFirefighting in Civil War Alexandria, Walking Tour
When Virginia joined the Confederacy, Union troops occupied Alexandria and the city was included in the Military Department of Washington. It became a center for transportation, supplies and medicine. Most municipal functions were assumed by the U.S. Army under the authority of the military governor. How were volunteer fire companies treated by Federal ...