Mercy Street Inspired Tours and Events

PBS’ first American drama in a decade, MERCY STREET, is inspired by real events from Alexandria’s Civil War history. Today, visitors to Alexandria can experience the MERCY STREET story up close at the historic sites where the real-life soldiers, doctors and nurses depicted in the series lived out divided loyalties and moral dilemmas during the longest Union occupation of any Confederate city. Below are MERCY STREET-inspired tours, exhibits and events.

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