Virtual Visitor Center

Dream up a trip to Alexandria, Virginia, minutes from D.C. Our riverside city, home to 200 independent restaurants and boutiques alongside intimate historic museums, invites you to get inspired for your visit until you can stop by our real-life Visitor Center. Use the information below and throughout our website to start exploring Alexandria, named a Top 3 Best Small City in the U.S. 2021 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.