An Inside Look at Alexandria’s African American History

To walk through African American history, walk through Old Town Alexandria. From colonial times, to the Civil War, to civil rights, Alexandria has seen black history being made, and today you can discover the stories of African Americans who shaped Alexandria and America at our many sites steeped in African American heritage. Continue reading

Alexandria at the Movies

Alexandria is no stranger to the silver screen, from the many movies and television shows filmed in Old Town to cinema inspired by scenes from Alexandria’s past. Continue reading