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Families will find kid-friendly activities in Alexandria, and visitors give high marks for the shopping and top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its museums. Top sights around the area include Arlington National Cemetery, Jefferson Memorial, and Lincoln Memorial.
Well known for its museums, the city's cultural venues include U S Patent and Trademark Museum, National Inventors Hall of Fame and Museum, and United States Patent and Trademark Office Museum. The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like George Washington Masonic National Memorial, Fort Ward, and Lee-Fendall House. The city is well liked for its places to shop, and Landmark Mall is a favorite for retail therapy.
As you plan your vacation, you'll find 44 hotels and other lodging options to pick from in Alexandria. These are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:
Outside the city, top places to visit include Arlington National Cemetery, located 4.2 mi (6.7 from the heart of the city, and Jefferson Memorial, which is 5.1 mi (8.1 away.
With so many transportation options, seeing all of Alexandria is a breeze. Take advantage of metro transit at Eisenhower Ave. Station, King Street Station, and Braddock Rd Station. To venture out into the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Alexandria Station.