Market Square

Now modernized and dominated by a steepled city hall (1873), this square has served as the city's focal point since the mid-18C. It has been the setting for many historic gatherings, including Washington's drilling of his Revolutionary troops.

Useful information

Adresse : 

King St 202

Nearby tourist attractions

Alexandria Visitors Center
Alexandria Visitors Center
The north portion of this colonial
15 minutes
Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum
Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum
An apothecary from 1792 to 1933, this
Carlyle House
Carlyle House
Modeled after a Georgian manor house,
60 minutes
Gadsby's Tavern Museum
Gadsby's Tavern Museum
This tavern is one of the most
90 minutes
Prince Street
Prince Street
The brick-paved 200 block of Prince
15 minutes
Old Presbyterian Meeting House
Old Presbyterian Meeting House
Alexandria's many Scottish immigrants
15 minutes
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Alexandria Visitors Center
Alexandria Visitors Center
The north portion of this colonial
15 minutes
Carlyle House
Carlyle House
Modeled after a Georgian manor house,
60 minutes
Prince Street
Prince Street
The brick-paved 200 block of Prince
15 minutes
See all