We are located in the heart of Old Town, Alexandria. A free trolley travels every 20 minutes from the King Street Metro Station towards the Potomac River waterfront from 11:30 am until 10 pm, and stops at the corner of King and Lee Streets.

The Athenaeum is located one block south, at the corner of South Lee and Prince Streets. If you arrive by Water Taxi, we are three blocks from the Alexandria Pier. For more information on other Old Town attractions, go to

Limited street parking is available. Parking lots are located at Market Square at the corner of King and South Fairfax Streets and at the corner of Duke and South Union Streets.