A Capital Location!
Alexandria, Virginia is the nation's third oldest national historic district and one of its most distinctive. Located just five miles south of Washington, D.C., this charming waterfront city is recognized for its early-American architecture, thriving art scene, critically-acclaimed restaurants and historic significance. Just minutes from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and served by four Metrorail stations, the free King Street Trolley and Water Taxi service, Alexandria is a wonderfully accessible destination. It's also easily walkable, surprisingly sophisticated, eco-friendly, and amazingly accommodating, making Alexandria "a capital location" for your event.
Today, A Distinctive Meetings Destination
Selected for its unique blend of historic charm and urban ambiance, Alexandria was named a 2011 Distinctive Destination by the National Trust for Historic Preservation. According to the National Trust, "Alexandria is one of the most fascinating and vibrant historic destinations in the country. Its blend of tradition and contemporary charm make it a must-see for history buffs, art lovers and any visitor to the Washington, D.C. area." Combine a dazzling location just minutes from Washington, D.C., $400 million in new hotels and renovations, unique off-property venues, and award-winning restaurants for a most distinctive meeting destination! Government planners will find Alexandria especially ideal with Alexandria's Government Guarantee.
MEETINGS MADE EASY - REQUEST for PARTNERSHIP - AT YOUR SERVICE
Successful meetings take hard work and careful planning. With Alexandria's new Request for Partnership - At Your Service meeting assistance program, let the knowledgeable and professional staff do all the work for you. Our enthusiastic and dedicated team will tailor an experience uniquely yours and provide a customized Destination Toolkit to build attendance, welcome and dazzle your attendees and ensure a successful event.
Contact our group sales specialists at LLloyd@VisitAlexVA.com or (703) 652-5360. Or better still, submit your Request for Partnership and see how easy it can be.
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