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.

Costume Symposium: Petite - Capital Fashion of 1814

  • September 27, 2014
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Join costume scholars, collectors, practitioners, and enthusiasts for the return of Gadsby's Tavern Museum's Costume Symposium. Enjoy sessions View Details

George Washington Lecture Series

  • October 08, 2014 - October 15, 2014
  • Address: 134 N. Royal Streeet, Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Wednesday

Join Dr. Peter Henriques, a George Washington scholar and Professor of History Emeritus at George Mason University, in these two lectures: October 8- 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

Alexandria Convention & Visitors Association
221 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
703-746-3301 or 800-388-9119
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