Alexandria's Footsteps to the Past

221 King St.
Alexandria, VA 22314- Map It
(703) 683-3451

AAA Editor Notes

Alexandria's Footsteps to the Past tours depart from the Alexandria Visitors Center, 221 King St. On a 90-minute history tour, which covers about eight blocks, the guide shares details and stories about Alexandria's Colonial history. The 1-hour Historical Haunts tour includes tales about acquaintances of George Washington as well as 18th-century medical practices. Other tours are available by appointment; phone ahead for their departure locations. Guided tours are available.
History tour $15; $13.50 (ages 60+); $5 (ages 7-12). Historical Haunts tour $15 for two adults; $5 (ages 13-18). Fees for other tours vary. Reservations are recommended.
Hours: History tour departs Wed.-Sat. (weather permitting) at 1:30. Historical Haunts tour departs Fri.-Sat. (weather permitting) at 7 and 8:30 (also Wed.-Thurs. and Sun. at 7, June-Sept., and Sun.-Thurs. at 7, Oct.-Nov.), Apr.-Nov. Schedules for other tours vary. Closed major holidays.