Museum Store Sunday

Museum Store Sunday in Alexandria

December 1, 2019

The D.C. region’s Shop Small headquarters, Alexandria, Virginia, is home to a robust collection of historic site museums that provide an authentic experience of history where it happened. Returning for a third year, the museums of historic Alexandria are pleased to participate in Museum Store Sunday on December 1, 2019, an international campaign led by the Museum Store Association taking place the day after Small Business Saturday.

Give the gift of history to your friends and family. Shop at Alexandria’s premier museums and enjoy special giveaways and discounts, including 20% off all merchandise at participating Office of Historic Alexandria sites. From books to historic reproductions, wine to local keepsakes, the perfect gift can be found in historic Alexandria. Participating museum stores include the Alexandria Archaeology Museum, Alexandria Black History Museum, Alexandria History Museum at The Lyceum, Alexandria Visitor Center, Carlyle House Historic Park, Gadsby’s Tavern Museum, Friendship Firehouse Museum, Fort Ward Museum & Historic Site, Lee-Fendall House and Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum. While you’re here, stay for lunch or dinner at one of Alexandria’s cozy cafes or chef-driven restaurants and stick around to enjoy holiday magic on historic streets with dozens of special holiday happenings and events.

Nostalgic Holiday Wonder For one-of-a-kind parades, candlelight tours at historic sites, festive performances and more, start planning your visit. Plan a Visit ›


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