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Reviewed on 9 Dec 2019
Reviewed on 8 Dec 2019
Reviewed on 7 Dec 2019
History buffs will enjoy exploring Alexandria, and visitors give high marks for the shopping and top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its museums and cafes. Top sights in the city include George Washington Masonic National Memorial, George Washington's Mount Vernon and Birchmere.
Well known for its museums, the city's cultural venues include Birchmere, Gadsby's Tavern Museum and Alexandria Black History Museum. The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like George Washington Masonic National Memorial, George Washington's Mount Vernon, and Athenaeum. The picturesque setting of Cameron Run Regional Park and Green Spring Gardens Park exemplify the city's natural beauty.
Popular places to see around the area include Pentagon, 7.1 mi/11.5 km from the city centre, and Arlington National Cemetery, which is 7.2 mi (11.6 km) away.
With so many ways to get around, exploring all of Alexandria is a breeze. Nearby metro stations include Huntington Station, Huntington Ave. Station and Van Dorn Station. If you want to venture outside the area, hop aboard a train at Alexandria Station.