Historic Alexandria Calendar
Upcoming events from the Office of Historic Alexandria
|Oct 14, 2023||Sat||10:00 AM||Story 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 PM||CANCELLED - 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 PM||Specialty 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 PM||Death 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.