People Looking At Art In The Athenaeum

Alexandria Arts & Culture

Named one of America's Top Art Places, Alexandria is nationally recognized as a community with a "backbone of creative culture...exceptionally successful at combining art, artists and venues for creativity and make vibrant neighborhoods." The city's visual arts hub is the world-famous Torpedo Factory Art Center, a former munitions factory transformed into an artistic powerhouse with three floors of artist studios and galleries, plus the headquarters of The Art League School. The Legendary Music Hall The Birchmere hosts the biggest names in country, folk and rock. 

To see a listing of performances, art exhibits and more arts events in Alexandria, click here.