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Alexandria Destination Guide

Discover Alexandria in United States!

Alexandria in the region of Virginia with it's 139,966 habitants is a place located in United States - some 6 mi (or 10 km) South of Washington, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Alexandria

Local time in Alexandria is now 07:24 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "America / New York" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Washington, Accokeek, Annapolis, Baltimore, Frederick or Pittsburgh. When in this area, you might want to check out Fort Hunt, Anacostia, Glassmanor, Oxon Hill, Alexandria and Rose Hill as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

9°C / 49 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 3°C / 37 °F
Evening Temperature 5°C / 40 °F
Night Temperature 1°C / 34 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 82%
Air Pressure 1018.2 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 18th of December 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 4°C (40 °F)
Night: -4°C (25 °F)
Wednesday, 19th of December 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 7°C (45 °F)
Night: -1°C (29 °F)
Thursday, 20th of December 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 7°C (45 °F)
Night: 5°C (40 °F)

Videos

Alexandria VA Piper Interviewed on Morni...

04:06 min ( August 07, 2009 by Peter Walker)
Views: 363 - Rating: 5/5

Peter Walker's interview with Fox 5 Morning News in DC on July 26, 2007. I was out representing the City of Alexandria Pipes and Drums while the news crew were "off the set" on the waterfront in Alexa...

Christmas 2012 Alexandria Scottish Walk

01:05 min ( December 01, 2012 by shopmonkey)
Views: 486 - Rating: 5/5

Scottish Walk in Alexandria Old Town


Alexandria Virginia United States and ...

02:40 min ( November 19, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW)
Views: 294 - Rating: 0/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Tour of Alexandria, United States created at TripWow by TravelPod (a TripAdvisor company) TripAdvisor TripWow Slideshow of Alexandria by TravelPod. Cities visited on this tri...

Saint Patrick's Day Proclamation 2010 fr...

04:38 min ( February 26, 2010 by red5va)
Views: 269 - Rating: 0/5

The Ballyshaners, organizers of the Alexandria (Virginia) Saint Patrick's Day Parade, receive a proclamation commemorating the parade from the Mayor and City Council of Alexandria. Video (and closed c...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Alexandria during the next days.

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Dec
2018

DC Cross Connect Training

Beginning: 01:30 pm (13:30).
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Baby Lapsit Storytime

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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Baby Lap Time

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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The Millionaire Mastermind Gathering 1 YEAR ANNIVERSARY ( Women)

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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Politics & Pints Capitol Hill Tour

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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Boogie Nights Team Holiday Party

Beginning: 03:30 pm (15:30).
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Baby Lap Time

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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DCPS Community Resource Fair

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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HAPPY HOUR - TIME TO BE HAPPY

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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12 Days Of Hot Chocolate At Hamilton Hotel

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

National Inventors Hall of Fame

The National Inventors Hall of Fame (NIHF) is an American not-for-profit organization dedicated to the inventors and their inventions. Founded in 1973, its primary mission is to “honor the women and men responsible for the great technological advances that make human, social and economic progress possible.

More reading: National Inventors Hall of Fame homepage
Located at 38.8, -77.05 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:American inventors, Buildings and structures in Akron, Ohio, Halls of fame in Virginia, National halls of fame in the United States, Organizations established in 1973, Science and technology halls of fame

King Street – Old Town (WMATA station)

King Street – Old Town is an island platformed Washington Metro station in Alexandria, Virginia, United States. The station was opened on December 17, 1983, and is operated by the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA). Providing service for both the Blue and Yellow Lines, this is the southernmost transfer station for the Blue and Yellow lines, as the two lines converge just south of the station.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.8, -77.05 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1983 establishments in the United States, Blue Line (Washington Metro), Railway stations opened in 1983, Transportation in Alexandria, Virginia, Washington Metro stations in Virginia, Yellow Line (Washington Metro)

United States Patent and Trademark Office

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (PTO or USPTO) is an agency in the United States Department of Commerce that issues patents to inventors and businesses for their inventions, and trademark registration for product and intellectual property identification. The USPTO is based in Alexandria, Virginia, after a 2006 move from the Crystal City area of Arlington, Virginia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.8, -77.05 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Agencies of the United States government, Intellectual property organizations, Patent offices, United States Department of Commerce agencies, United States Patent and Trademark Office, United States patent law, United States trademark law

Huntington, Virginia

Huntington is a census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States. The population was 11,267 at the 2010 census. To the east is Belle Haven, Fairfax County, Virginia and to the south Groveton, Virginia. Its main component is the namesake Huntington subdivision, a late-1940s neighborhood of mainly duplex homes. In June 2006, the lower-lying northern section was ravaged by floods due to a torrential rainstorm that sent adjoining Cameron Run over its banks.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.8, -77.05 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Baltimore–Washington metropolitan area, Census-designated places in Virginia, Populated places in Fairfax County, Virginia, Populated places on the Potomac River, Unincorporated communities in Virginia

Belle Haven, Fairfax County, Virginia

Belle Haven is a census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States. Nearby CDPs are Huntington, Virginia (west), Groveton, Virginia (southwest) and Fort Hunt, Virginia (south). The population was 6,518 at the 2010 census. The CDP is located just south of Old Town Alexandria and bounded on the west by Richmond Highway and on the east by the Potomac River. It encompasses Belle Haven, a wealthy subdivision dating from the 1920s, and several adjoining neighborhoods.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.8, -77.05 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Baltimore–Washington metropolitan area, Census-designated places in Virginia, Populated places in Fairfax County, Virginia, Populated places on the Potomac River, Unincorporated communities in Virginia