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Sip Virginia Wine at Mount Vernon!

Mount Vernon’s Wine Festival & Sunset Tour celebrates the history of wine in Virginia with special evening tours of the...

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Springtime Fun in Alexandria!

(Image Credit: M. Chenet for Visit Alexandria) Although the action never stops in Alexandria, spring is a particularly fun...

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‘Lives Bound Together’ at Mount Vernon

Gain a new understanding of our first president and his estate at “Lives Bound Together: Slavery at George Washington’s Mount...

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10 Reasons to Visit Alexandria for the Holidays!

In Old Town Alexandria, the holidays are a showcase of whimsy and wonder. Cobblestone-lined sidewalks are festooned with...

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Alexandria’s African-American History

With the recent opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C., this is a perfect...

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Learn about Alexandria’s Civil War History on “Mercy Street!”

(Photo: visitalexandriava.com) Alexandria played a unique role during the Civil War. A border city between North and South, it...

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Heart-Pounding Halloween Events in Alexandria!

(Photo: VisitAlexandriaVA.com) Halloween truly is one of America’s most popular holidays – a night when people can cut...

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