City of Alexandria, VA
Page updated May 14, 2012 2:22 PM
Plan Your Visit to The Lyceum
The Lyceum: Alexandria’s History Museum
Monday – Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Staff Office Hours:
Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., by appointment
For group tours, Call 703.746.4994, or email The Lyceum for more information. If your group would like to arrange to visit more than one Alexandria museum please learn about scheduling a multi-site visit.
The museum is wheelchair accessible to the first and second floor public areas. The City of Alexandria complies with the terms of ADA. An individual with a disability who wishes to request a reasonable accommodation may contact the museum at 703.746.4994.
Park for free in our parking lot while visiting The Lyceum and nearby museums or use metered parking on the street.
The museum is located in Old Town Alexandria, near many shops, restaurants, and other museums and historic sites. Alexandria is half-way between Washington, D.C. and Mount Vernon.
From Washington, D.C., and National Airport
From I-95/I-495 (Capital Beltway)
Call 703.746.DASH for bus schedules and information, or check the schedules posted at the station. The City of Alexandria's free King Street Trolley transports passengers between the King Street Metrorail Station and the Potomac River waterfront. The free trolley operates seven days a week from 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.