Explore Historic Alexandria: Self-Guided Walking Tour
2 Ratings
Experience the charm and history of Old Town Alexandria on a self-guided walking tour. Explore at your own pace, see George Washington's house, walk along cobblestone streets, and learn about the city's fascinating past.
Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes
Cancellation: 1 day learn more
  • Old Town - The tour takes you to many historic sites walking along cobblestoned streets and telling the story of it’s history. Many of the sites are linked to George Washington, where he lived, his favorite restaurant and church. You’ll see and get a feeling for the history of the city. The tour is all outside and you can go 24/7/365. It’s guided by your smart phone (GPS) and is location aware playing the stories as you walk. It’s a step by step adventure, feel free to put your phone in your pocket and the app will guided you step by step.
What's Included
  • Tour available 24/7, all year round
  • Explore historic sites in Old Town Alexandria
  • Self-guided smartphone walking tour
What's Not Included
  • No food, drinks or human guide, it’s all guided by the smartphone app
Additional Information

Explore Old Town Alexandria at your pace, anytime. See the sites George Washington frequented, including his house. Walk along the cobblestone streets. Learn about the history, civil war, and people. Walk down picturesque alleys. And all in an hour!

From museums and libraries to historic landmarks, alleyways, cobblestones streets and a very famous restaurant, we’re about to take a stroll through the days of yore!

Why choose this tour?

This is a smart phone guided tour that uses GPS to play as you walk. It’s like a person, but better.
Go anytime at your own pace
The tour is professionally produced with narration and music
See the main sites and hear their stories, just like other tours, only at your pace.

Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum
South Washington Street
The tour starts at the Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum, just at the front door. You'll first get the WalknTours app to hear the tour. If you need parking, street parking is recommended and you'll see many lots in the area.
Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

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up to 15 guests
July 2024