history walk

Historian guided tour of Alexandria

Historian guided tour of Alexandria

Duration:1.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

My time in the Navy as a Surface Warfare Officer brought me to Alexandria where I spent time working at the Pentagon as an Admiral's aide. After six years of active duty, I left the Navy to pursue a career in history, which I'm doing in a Ph.D. program at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C. My area of expertise is modern Europe, although I teach classes on American and World…
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What we’ll do

This history tour of Old Town will take you along all the best must-see local spots: the Alexandria Waterfront, Captain's Row, Market Square, the Carlyle House, Gadsby's Tavern, Christ Church, and more. Founded in 1749, the city has a rich local history ranging from the colonial period to the Civil War, and even World War II. In addition to learning about Old Town's past, you'll find out about…

What else you should know

There are two parking lots near Market Square- one on Fairfax St., one on Cameron St. If you are taking the metro, get off at the King Street metro station. There is a free trolley to Market Square.

What to bring

Comfortable walking shoes
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history walk
₹1,078 per person
₹1,078 per person