Alexandria is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States. It's recognized for its rich history and incredible architecture.
Alexandria is filled with historical sightseeing like The George Washington Masonic National Memorial.
At downtown, you will find Waterfront Park which gives you a calm atmosphere to just walk and stroll along the shore.
There are The Old Town Shop which offers an Alexandira's souvenir and West End Farmers Market on Sunday morning.
Complete your visit by staying at Four Seasons Hotel Washington, DC & Hilton Alexandria Old Town.
You will not be bored at Alexandria City Hall or Oronoco Bay Park, you can do interesting activity with your loved ones.
Stroll down to this place Jones Point Park and Huntley Meadows Park. Alexandria never disappoints you! Let's explore it now!
The George Washington Masonic National Memorial was built in the 1920s. It is a memorial and museum including an active Masonic temple, research library, cultural space, community, and performing arts center. In 2015, the National Park Service named the Memorial a National Historic Landmark.
Waterfront Park consist of three blocks North of the Torpedo Factory Art Center. It is a peaceful riverside garden in Old Town Alexandria. You can do several activities such as walk with your pets, play volleyball, picnic, and enjoy the flowers. This park is quite perfect to spend time with your whole family.
The Old Town Shop offers a wide variety of local curated artisan products which focus on preserving and promoting the history, creativity, and culture of Alexandria locals and the Commonwealth of Virginia. The shop is open everyday. West End Farmers Market open every Sunday which features farmers, bakers, cooks, crafters, and artisans including their several products to sell like food, superb crafts, and beautiful art.
Apple pie is the most iconic item on all American menus. It combines sugar, buttery pastry, and tart sliced apples. Water is the most popular drink in the USA, along with it people often drink soft drinks like in other countries.
The city's visual expressions center point is the world-acclaimed Torpedo Factory Art Center, a previous weapons manufacturing plant changed into a creative powerhouse with three stories of craftsman studios and displays, in addition to the base camp of The Art League School. The Legendary Music Hall The Birchmere has the greatest names in nation, people and rock.
The best times to visit Alexandria for ideal weather are on April 16th to June 10th.
A five-star accommodation with has several facilities and excellent amenities such as outdoor spaces, the best steakhouse, and top private fitness clubs and Spas. The interior of the hotel is stylized references to Wasington's famous cherry blossoms, Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. DC & Hilton Alexandria Old Town is located in the King Street and it's approximately two miles from Old Town Alexandria. Every stay includes non-smoking rooms, on-site restaurant, fitness center, business center, digital key, and many more. Book you stay to this gorgeous hotel during your visit to Alexandria.
Visit Hank's Oyster Bar offers a cozy town house which includes New England comfort food such as lobster rolls, steamers and chowders. In addition, you can get a half price Raw Bar from 10 am to 12 pm, every night. Virtue Feed & Grain offers a modern American tavern menu which is made with fresh, local flavors and ingredients including robust flavors and a seasonal perspective. This restaurant is managed by Executive Chef Aldo Avilez. In addition, special selections and holiday menus are enhanced with Chef Aldo.
Bon Vivant Cafe + Farm Market offers a menu which is cooked at the cafe. They support many local farms and businesses. There are several products to sell such as pastured eggs, jams, granola, honey, and many more. Extra Perks Coffee Shop is located in North Old Town Alexandria. It is equipped with a full kitchen and uses the freshest ingredients. Come with your buddies would be a perfect idea!
Nick's Restaurant & Nightclub is the right place to spend the night with your buddies. It provides a premier live country venu while you can enjoy live music, line dancing, and couples dancing. You can also celebrate your special occasion like Christmas, Halloween, Birthday party, and many more. Majestic Lounge is located in the center of the Best Downtown in America. It is one of the most charming and interesting destinations in the country. The interior was designed by Paul Beckmann and David Chennault.
Alexandria City Hall is well known as the Alexandria Market House and City Hall. It was built in 1871 and designed by Adolp Cluss. In addition, this building was listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1984. Take a look at the exterior of this building consisting of masonry bearing walls, wood ceiling and floor joists. The types and size of the windows are largely symmetrical. Oronoco Bay Park is located on the waterfront, it is a popular location for doing several fun activities such as picniking, walking, biking, and jogging. There are also festivals and special events held in the park during the summer season. People often came to celebrate the USA-Alexandria Birthday Celebration. You will be spoiled by the great fireworks, and listen to a concert which performed by the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra.
The park is a home to nationally significant historic houses, majestic forest, and wildflower-speckles meadows. You can take a moment of these greenery by surrounding the park and experience new things through their following activities.