Virtual Visitor Center

Wishing you could snap your fingers for a refreshing change of scenery? Alexandria, Virginia, minutes from D.C., is looking forward to welcoming you to our riverside city, home to 200 independent restaurants and boutiques alongside intimate historic museums. While you may not be able to stop by our Visitor Center, there are still plenty of ways to plan for a future trip from the comfort of your own home. Use the resources below and throughout our website to start exploring Alexandria, named a Top 3 Best Small City in the U.S. 2019 by the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards. Learn the latest about how COVID-19 is affecting the Alexandria area here. Have questions? Email us at

Biking on Queen Street

Explore Our Neighborhoods

Get to know all corners of Alexandria, from iconic Old Town to the buzzing breweries in the West End to the beloved shops and eateries in artsy Del Ray.