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Alexandria overview

Alexandria is a friendly locale unique for its historical sites, museums, and natural features. You're sure to enjoy all of the café and dining options. Take in some local culture at popular places like Arsenal and Ford's Theater. Arlington National Cemetery and Jefferson Memorial are popular places to visit. If you're looking for a family- and business-friendly getaway, Alexandria is for you.

Where to stay in Alexandria

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Alexandria has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Alexandria with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Alexandria hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Alexandria hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Alexandria

Fly in to Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), 5.9 mi (9.6 km) from downtown Alexandria. Washington, DC (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.) is the next closest major airport, 22.5 mi (36.2 km) away. Alexandria Station is the closest train station.

Metro stations include:
  • • Huntington Station
  • • Huntington Ave. Station
  • • Eisenhower Ave. Station

What to see around Alexandria

A top draw is the area's museums, as well as places like:
  • • National Inventors Hall of Fame and Museum
  • • United States Patent and Trademark Office Museum
  • • U S Patent and Trademark Museum
  • • George Washington Masonic Memorial
  • • Friendship Firehouse Museum
Acclaimed for its historical sites, here are some top landmarks to visit:
  • • Old Presbyterian Meeting House
  • • John Carlyle House
  • • Boyhood Home of Robert E. Lee
  • • Lee-Fendall House
  • • Fort Ward
It's recognized for its natural features, and top places for nature lovers include:
  • • Huntley Meadows Park
  • • Fort Foote Park
  • • Green Spring Gardens Park
  • • Oxon Cove and Oxon Hill Farm National Park
  • • Bald Eagle Recreation Center
Below are some favorite shopping areas to find that perfect souvenir:
  • • Landmark Mall
  • • Springfield Town Center
  • • Tanger Outlets
  • • Atlantic Shopping Center
  • • Fashion Center at Pentagon City
Some top places to visit in the area include:
  • • Arlington National Cemetery
  • • Jefferson Memorial
  • • Lincoln Memorial
  • • Arsenal
  • • Washington Monument

When to visit Alexandria

Wondering what time of year to travel, or what clothes to pack? Here are seasonal norms to help you with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 62°F day, 26°F night
  • April-June: 88°F day, 40°F night
  • July-September: 89°F day, 53°F night
  • October-December: 74°F day, 27°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 9.84 inches
  • April-June: 12.13 inches
  • July-September: 12.09 inches
  • October-December: 10.55 inches