Miss visiting your favorite Historic Alexandria sites? Looking for some fun historic activities to share with your kids at home? Let our staff bring history virtually to you! Historic Alexandria brings its resources and stories to you! From kids to adults, learn about the centuries of history from the comfort of your home.

Page updated on Jun 30, 2020 at 10:22 AM
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While our content through #HistoricALX2U was created to fill an immediate need when our museums abruptly closed and programming and events were canceled, we need your help to chart a new path for the summer and fall! Please take a few minutes to fill out this survey about what you would like to see from OHA digitally in the coming months.

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Support the Museums

While our museums might be closed, the Office of Historic Alexandria (OHA) staff are working hard from home to continue bringing history to you. These stories and activities remind us how we are connected through our community as we continue to make history today.  

If you wish to support OHA by making a monetary gift, we invite you to contribute in one of the following ways:

  1. Donate online
  2. By mail: OHA COVID Donations, The Lloyd House, 220 N. Washington Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Thank you in advance for your support! 

Activities and Tours

Social Media: Make It Monday Ice CreamEach weekday from March 23 to June 26, 2020, we shared new stories and content - everything from virtual tours of the sites and museums to fun and educational activities. Click on the daily activity link to see all of the past activities that we have shared.