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“Our Alexandria” Dollhouse Exhibit Extended Through December

The Exhibit “Our Alexandria” Dollhouse Collection is the creation of native Alexandrians Sharon Jones Frazier and Linwood Smith. This exhibit captures some of the...

Story Time for Little Historians

Every first Saturday of the month at 11 a.m. the Alexandria Black History Museum will host a children’s story time in the Watson Reading...

Alexandria African American Historic Buildings in Miniature

On Exhibit Now at Alexandria Black History Museum Through September The Parker-Gray community was historically an African-American neighborhood in Alexandria and many of its original...

Alexandria’s Juneteenth Celebrations

ALEXANDRIA, VA--Join the Office of Historic Alexandria and the Northern Virginia Urban League (NVUL) for two Juneteenth events. Juneteenth is an African American cultural celebration...

The Exoneration of Alfred Dewayne Brown

Alfred Dewayne Brown spent ten years on death row in Texas for a crime he did not commit. He was released in June 2015,...

Eventz Dec 2017

December 9 Civil War Christmas in Camp Open House 12:00 pm Fort Ward Museum 4301 W. Braddock Rd. Get in the holiday spirit and learn how Christmas was...

Living Legends – Ethel Underwood By Jane Hess Collins

“Hang in there.” That, Living Legend and World War II veteran Colonel Ethel S. Underwood said with a laugh, is the advice she would...

Homeschool Programs with Historic Alexandria

Explore City Museums through Monthly Program  Learn more about local history and its connection to national stories through The Office of Historic Alexandria’s homeschool series. ...

Manumission Tours

Adding to the Wealth of Alexandria’s Historical Record By Kris Gilbertson In 2015, when the City Council debated redevelopment of the Ramsey Homes, Council member John...

Discovering Alexandria: The 20th Century Premieres December 1 on WETA TV...

The conclusion of the documentary trilogy captures the evolution of Alexandria, Virginia from the 1900’s to present-day A new film produced by WETA, the...
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