Alexandria History Museum at The Lyceum
AboutCitizens of Alexandria first formed the Lyceum Company in 1838 as part of a larger movement in America to promote education locally. In Alexandria, men, women, and children attended lectures, participated in debates, and attended various entertainments at Lyceum Hall. It was also the first U.S. Bicentennial Center! Today, visitors can explore exhibits that provide an overview of Alexandria's history, as well as special exhibits highlighting stories about Alexandria's residents.
This site is part of the Office of Historic Alexandria.