Old Town in Alexandria, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Alexandria Archaeology Museum
City of Alexandria Est. 1749
The archaeology program continues today with collections of more than two million artifacts spanning 13,000 years of the City's history. City Council furthered support for history and archeology
Erected by City of Alexandria.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Anthropology & Archaeology • Native Americans • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Virginia, The City of Alexandria series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1965.
Location. 38° 48.254′ N, 77° 2.404′ W. Marker is in Alexandria, Virginia. It is in Old Town. Marker is at the intersection of King Street and North Union Street, on the left when traveling east on King Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 103 North Union Street, Alexandria VA 22314, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Fitzgerald (a few steps from this marker); War of 1812 (within shouting distance of this marker); River Ferries (within shouting distance The History of the Pineapple (within shouting distance of this marker); Alexandria (within shouting distance of this marker); Waterfront Walk (within shouting distance of this marker); Plundered! (within shouting distance of this marker); Raise the White Flag (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
Also see . . . Alexandria Archaeology Museum. (Submitted on April 2, 2018.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 28, 2023. It was originally submitted on April 1, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 251 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 1, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.