Adult Learning

Historic Alexandria offers a number of public programs and special events throughout the year.

Page updated on Sep 17, 2020 at 10:14 AM

Adult Learning

No matter your age, you never stop learning. Whether you want to explore Alexandria’s history on your own or with an organization you are part of, there are plenty of ways! Check the calendar of events for upcoming in-person and live virtual opportunities. 

Covid-19 Operation Guidelines  

The Office of Historic Alexandria established the following guidelines to ensure consistent operations during the COVID-19 pandemic. Staff will regularly re-evaluate them through the remainder of 2020 based on available staffing levels and as the region moves through Phase 3 of the Forward Virginia plan. Includes guidelines for guided tours, volunteers, rentals, public programs and events, and on-site research and collections use by the public.

Covid-19 Operation Guidelines

Bring History Home

Looking for something to do without going out? These resources help you connect to history from home. 


Hamilton Watch Party

Gather your supplies together for a Hamilton Watch Party! Don’t throw away your shot to make a hat, write a toast, and prepare your snacks, all inspired by the 18th century.

Explore Alexandria

Take a walk, bike ride, or drive and learn more about Alexandria! 

How to do Research

Interested in doing research about Alexandria or genealogy? This page will help you get started. To learn more about Alexandria’s history in general, start here