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.

Jefferson Ball dance classes

  • November 06, 2014 - November 20, 2014
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Thursday

Want to dance with Thomas Jefferson at Mr. Jefferson's Ball on Nov. 22? Attend 1 or more dance classes to learn a variety of English country dances View Details

Family Day at Gadsby's Tavern Museum

  • November 09, 2014
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

All families are invited to tour the historic tavern with Junior Docents (volunteers from grades 4 through 7), who share their enthusiasm for history. View Details

Presidential Salon with James Madison

  • November 16, 2014
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, 22314

Join President Madison as he discusses and engages guests about political and personal issues of 1814. Reservations required. View Details

Mr. Jefferson's Ball and Banquet

  • November 22, 2014
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Celebrate an evening with retired President Thomas Jefferson, portrayed by Bill Barker. Enjoy a period-inspired banquet, then dance a variety of View Details

Jefferson Salon

  • November 23, 2014
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Enjoy an afternoon of conversation with Thomas Jefferson (portrayed by Colonial Williamsburg's Bill Barker) about his favorite wines, while sampling View Details

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

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

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

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