Explore charming Old Town Alexandria with a local historian. Stroll by 18th- and 19th-century houses and buildings and immerse yourself in the history of the city both George Washington and Robert E. Lee called home. The city was incorporated in 1749, and the city plan, which was devised by the Virginia House of Burgesses, was plotted by a young surveyor named George Washington.
Tour highlights include: Christ Church Episcopal church, Carlyle House, Gadsby’s Tavern, Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary.
Tours leave the Visitors Center (Ramsay House at King Street and N. Fairfax Street) at 10:30 a.m. each weekday and at 2:00 p.m. every Sunday. Groups looking to book a tour may contact 703.329.1122 or firstname.lastname@example.org.