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Parking in Alexandria

Here are some insider tips for finding the best parking spots in Alexandria

Garage Parking

For real-time maps to locate parking in garages, visit the ParkMe website or download their free iPhone app.

  • The Market Square Garage (108 N. Fairfax Street) in Old Town Alexandria is just $4 all day on Saturdays and Sundays, $4 all evening for weekdays after 5 p.m., and $2.50 per hour or $10 all day on weekdays before 5 p.m.

Street Parking

PangoStreet parking spaces in Old Town and Carlyle are free after 9 p.m. and on Sundays and state holidays. Del Ray offers free parking!

Register to pay by phone for on-street parking using Pango™.

Meters accept credit cards and coins.

  • A receipt from a multi-space meter is good throughout the city at any other metered space while it still has time remaining.

Off King

  • In addition to metered-parking in the King Street Corridor, free two- and three-hour spaces are located a few blocks off King Street (north of Cameron Street or south of Duke Street).

    Handicapped Parking

    Handicapped parking is free for up to four hours at single- and multi-space meters. In addition, individuals with a handicapped license plate or hangtag can park more than twice the time posted on signs in time-restricted parking zones.

    Garage Parking Map


    Free Things to Do

    Parking Map

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    Stroll down King Street

    Old Town Alexandria's main drag, lined with red brick and dotted with independently owned restaurants and boutiques, is the perfect locale for strolling, as you window shop and feel the humming excitement fueling our city.

    Torpedo Factory Art Center

    Peruse the halls of this former munitions factory and peek in at any number of the 82 artist studios, six galleries and Alexandria Archaeology Museum.

    Bike Ride along the Mount Vernon Bike Trail:

    Bring a bike and a picnic basket, and coast along the scenic Potomac waterfront for an afternoon outdoors. 

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