Hotels in Old Town Alexandria

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Where to stay in Old Town Alexandria?

Find out more about Old Town Alexandria

What's Old Town Alexandria like?

There are lots of things that visitors like about Old Town Alexandria, especially its shops and historical sites. Enjoy the neighbourhood's museums and river views, as well as its cafes. Learn about local heritage at landmarks such as John Carlyle House and Athenaeum. There's plenty more to see, including Market Square and Alexandria City Hall.

How to get to Old Town Alexandria

Flying to:

  • Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA), 3.3 mi (5.4 km) from Old Town Alexandria
  • Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD), 24 mi (38.7 km) from Old Town Alexandria
  • College Park, MD (CGS), 14 mi (22.6 km) from Old Town Alexandria

Things to see and do in and around Old Town Alexandria

What to see in Old Town Alexandria

  • Market Square
  • Alexandria City Hall
  • John Carlyle House
  • Athenaeum
  • Old Presbyterian Meeting House

Things to do in Old Town Alexandria

  • Torpedo Factory Art Center
  • Alexandria Archaeology Museum
  • The Little Theatre of Alexandria
  • Lyceum
  • Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum

Other popular Old Town Alexandria attractions

  • Friendship Firehouse Museum
  • Gadsby's Tavern Museum
  • Alexandria's Christ Church
  • The Spite House
  • Boyhood Home of Robert E. Lee

When is the best time to visit Alexandria?

  • Hottest months: July, June, August, September (average 24°C)
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, March (average 4°C)
  • Rainiest months: May, June, July, September (average 109 mm of rainfall)

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