Calendar of Events

Historic Alexandria Calendar

Upcoming events from the Office of Historic Alexandria

Date    TimeEvent
Oct 14, 2023 Sat 10:00 AMStory Time for Young Historians
The Alexandria Black History Museum (ABHM)will offer its popular program Story time for Little Historians again. During the pandemic, this program was offered in collaboration with the Alexandria Library, but has now returned to its original home base.
Oct 14, 2023 Sat 12:00 PMCANCELLED - Archaeology on the Waterfront
Learn about the Robinson Landing site with a self-guided scavenger hunt or a guided tour beginning at 7 Pioneer Mill Way.
Oct 14, 2023 Sat 5:30 PMSpecialty Tour: Poisons at the Apothecary Museum
This one-hour tour explores several different types of poisons, their historic uses at the Apothecary, and what we know today.
Oct 14, 2023 Sat 7:00 PMDeath at the City Hotel
Join us in 1808 and learn about the unwritten social guidelines of mourning periods and the “proper attire” wealthy, free Alexandrians would have adhered to and how others would have their expressions of grief suppressed by social and economic status and, even written law.