Welcome to Extraordinary Alexandria
Minutes from Washington, DC but a World Away
Step into Alexandria, and you're part of something amazing - something extraordinary - calling you to stop chasing your dreams and start living them well.
The city continually makes headlines as a richly authentic, stylish and foodie-forward destination with an arts-minded, independent community. Pedal down miles of bike trails twisting along the scenic waterfront, tread down cobblestone paths past century-old buildings, where history lies around every corner, and walk amidst walls once sanctuary to some of the most prolific figures in American history.
A community of choice for Washington elite, the city's cosmopolitan essence is on the pulse of DC while standing apart as an intimate oasis with a welcoming, walking lifestyle. Here, you're urged to taste, try on and explore each red brick, each page of history, and feel the energy buzzing throughout Alexandria's streets.
Let your extraordinary come alive in Old Town Alexandria's enchanting waterfront setting, in Del Ray's artsy and eclectic scene, and in thriving neighborhoods beyond. Within eyesight of the Washington monument, Alexandria is the relaxed and refined home base for your DC vacation, and an unforgettable getaway of its own.