In 2008 work was finally completed on a visitor center , which showcases the exhaustive background of a building that fairly sweats...
Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum
In 1792 Edward Stabler opened up his apothecary (pharmacy) – a family business that would operate for the next 141 years, until the...
If you have time for just one historic house tour in Alexandria, make it this one. It dates from 1753 when merchant and city founder,...
Basin Street Lounge
Tortoise-shell glasses and black turtlenecks ought to be the uniform of choice at this low-key jazz venue and cigar bar, located above...
Gadsby’s Tavern Restaurant
The food isn't all that memorable, but Gadsby's scores high on novelty. Named after the Englishman who operated the tavern from 1796 to...
208 King St, Alexandria · interesting places nearby
Principle Gallery information
One of a growing number of galleries along King St, this approachable place often assembles contemporary works of American and European realism. Even if you didn't bring the bucks, it’s worth a peek inside.