Gadsby's Tavern Museum

  • 134 N. Royal Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: (703) 746-4242

Consists of two buildings, the 1785 Georgian tavern and the 1792 City Hotel. The tavern has been authentically restored to its 18th-century appearance. Notable guests included George Washington and Thomas Jefferson. Apr.-Oct.: Sun. & Mon. 1-5 p.m., Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Nov.-March.: Wed.-Sat. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Sun. 1-4 p.m.

Historic Alexandria Candlelight Tours

  • December 13, 2014
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Take a break from the fast pace of the season and enjoy the unique charm and history of Old Town at Alexandria’s most popular holiday event! View Details

Historic Alexandria Candlelight Tours

  • December 14, 2014
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Take a break from the fast pace of the season and enjoy the unique charm and history of Old Town at Alexandria’s most popular holiday event! View Details

Winter Warmer Tea with Hannah Fairfax Washington

  • January 11, 2015
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Enjoy the warmth and hospitality of the tavern this winter! Choose from a variety of 18th-century desserts while you sip John Gadsby's special blend View Details

Birthnight Ball dance classes

  • January 29, 2015 - February 12, 2015
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Thursday

In preparation for the Birthnight Ball on Feb. 14, learn 18th century English country dancing from expert dance instructors. Tickets online: View Details

Tea with Martha Washington at Gadsby's Tavern Museum

  • February 08, 2015
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Enjoy the warmth and hospitality of the tavern this winter! Choose from a variety of 18th-century desserts while you sip John Gadsby's special blend View Details

George Washington's Birthnight Banquet and Ball

  • February 14, 2015
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

You are invited to the re-creation of this famous celebration of Washington’s Birthday, set in the year 1799. The evening includes an View Details

Parade Day Open House at Gadsby's Tavern Museum

  • February 16, 2015
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Enjoy the annual George Washington parade and tour Gadsby's Tavern for FREE! Learn from costumed guides and the museum's Junior Docents about the View Details

Winter Warmer Tea with Rebecca Ramsey Reese

  • March 22, 2015
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Enjoy the warmth and hospitality of the tavern this winter! Choose from a variety of 18th-century desserts while sipping John Gadsby's special blend View Details

11th Annual Rum Punch Challenge

  • March 28, 2015
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Just as guests to the tavern did over 200 years ago, enjoy different rum punch creations from local distilleries, restaurants and caterers and vote 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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