Guided tour

Alexandria Virginia: Old Town Group Walking Tour

Alexandria Virginia: Old Town Group Walking Tour

From US$ 25 per person

Hear about how the Old Town in Alexandria became a beautiful district on the Potomac River. Stroll by the brick buildings and learn about George Washington's role in this town.

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Duration 1 hour
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Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Uncover important historical sites in Alexandria's Old Town with a local guide
  • Take in the views at the waterfront
  • Learn about revolutionary war history and George Washington's role in the town
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Step into the past with this walking tour of the Old Town in Alexandria Virginia. Follow your local guide, as you discover the facinating history behind this waterfront district.

Meet your local guide at the tourist center. Get a brief overview of George Washington's role in Alexandria from a guide that is intimately familiar with the history and culture of Old Town.

Let your guide show you around the Old Town and help to ensure that you miss no important details. See historical and architectural sights like the Georgian Palladian manor at Carlyle House, Washington's House, Fairfax-Moore, and Christ Church.

Explore local institutions like Wise Tavern, Gadsby Tavern, Ice Storage, Swifts Alley, Captains Row, and Wale’s Alley. Learn the story behind Spite house.

  • Walking tour
  • Food and drink
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Children under 14 years
  • People over 70 years

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Meeting point

Meet in the garden at the tourist center

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Alcohol and drugs
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