Venue Details

The Lyceum
Alexandria's History Museum 201 South Washington Street Alexandria, VA 22314
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Rated by 17 members
Review from joans
Red Velvet 161 events 49 reviews

Very well structured tour, and very interesting. I have lived in the DC area for many years, and am often in Old Town, yet I learned many new things. Also, I had never visited The Lyceum until I took this tour. It's a great place and I am glad...continued

reviewed Aug 17 2018 report as inappropriate
Mary Santos
Review from Mary Santos
16 events 11 reviews

Our tour guide was not as conversant with the subject matter as she could have been (she all but read the script from the notebook provided). A true enthusiast/experienced guide doesn't use "uh," after every sentence. While I understand the...continued

reviewed Aug 25 2017 report as inappropriate
David Franke
Review from David Franke
7 events 3 reviews

The tour guide was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic, bringing in lots of background and context. My college-aged daughter and I really learned a lot about the life of all sorts of women during the Civil War in Alexandria. I highly recommend...continued

reviewed Jul 28 2017 report as inappropriate
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There is no food or drink for sale, but you are encouraged to bring water.

Attendees can park for free during the tour at The Lyceum if spaces are available.

Note that the September 8 tour will be filmed and all members will be asked to sign a release form on arrival.

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