Fort Ward Museum & Historic Site

  • 4301 W. Braddock Road
  • Alexandria, VA 22304
  • Phone: (703) 746-4848
  • Fax: -703

The museum, patterned after a Union headquarters building, houses a fine Civil War collection and exhibits. The Fort's Northwest Bastion has been completely restored. Museum open Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m.; park open daily 9 a.m.-sunset.

Soldier-led Tours in Honor of Veterans Day

  • November 08, 2014
  • Address: 4301 West Braddock Road, Alexandria, VA 22304

Tour the historic Union fort with an interpreter who will portray a Civil War veteran returning to Fort Ward and reminiscing about his army experience View Details

Civil War Christmas in Camp

  • December 13, 2014
  • Address: 4301 West Braddock Road, Alexandria, VA 22304

Holiday event interprets how Christmas was observed during the Civil War. Features a patriotic Santa Claus, living history interpreters, a Victorian View Details

Alexandria Convention & Visitors Association
221 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
703-746-3301 or 800-388-9119
ask@visitalexva.com
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