Announcing Inauguration Water Taxi to D.C. from Old Town Alexandria January 9, 2017

CONTACTS:
Claire Mouledoux: cmouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com, 703-652-5367
Leah Spellman, APR: lspellman@VisitAlexVA.com, 703-652-5363

Announcing Inauguration Water Taxi to D.C. from Old Town Alexandria

Alexandria, VA – Cruise in to the capital for Inauguration Day on Potomac Riverboat Company’s special water taxi service from Alexandria’s waterfront in Old Town directly into the Southwest Waterfront in Washington, D.C. on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017 for $40 per person roundtrip. From the Southwest Waterfront it is about a 10-minute walk to the U.S. Capitol. Visitors can take advantage of 11 departure times from Alexandria beginning at 6:30 a.m. and ending at 6:45 p.m. Passengers will enjoy a heated, 45-minute picturesque ride on the Potomac River complete with stunning views of the monuments. The last boat departs D.C. at 7:30 p.m. Purchase your tickets, visit www.potomacriverboatco.com/water-taxi/inauguration. Please note: Times are subject to change and the cruise is weather permitting, so please check Potomac Riverboat Company’s website for more information.

WHERE:              
Departs from:
Alexandria, VA: Alexandria City Marina, 1 Cameron Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Washington, D.C.: Southwest Waterfront (near Maine Ave. SW and 7th St. SW), Washington, D.C. 20024

DATE: 
Friday, January 20, 2017

TICKETS:
$40 per person, roundtrip      

INFO:
Information & Tickets: www.potomacriverboatco.com/water-taxi/inauguration 
Staying in Alexandria: www.visitalexandriava.com/inauguration 

ABOUT ALEXANDRIA, VA
Within eyesight of Washington, D.C. on the Potomac River waterfront, Alexandria, Virginia is nationally recognized for its acclaimed, chef-driven restaurants, bustling boutiques and dynamic arts set against a backdrop of 18th- and 19th-century architecture still intact from its days as George Washington’s hometown. Old Town Alexandria hums with a cosmopolitan feel and a walkable lifestyle—a hidden gem tucked beneath the nation’s capital.

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