Driving Directions: The Lyceum - Alexandria's History Museum
201 South Washington St. Alexandria, Va. 22314
The Lyceum is located in Old Town Alexandria, near many shops,
restaurants, and other museums and historic sites. Alexandria is half-way
between Washington, D.C. and Mount Vernon.
From Washington, D.C., and National Airport
Take the George Washington Parkway south, past the airport, into
Alexandria . The Parkway becomes Washington Street in the City. After you
cross King and Prince Street (about one mile), the Lyceum will be on
From I-95/I-495 (Capital Beltway)
Take the US Route 1 North exit (first exit on the Virginia side of the
Woodrow Wilson Bridge). Follow Route 1 (Patrick Street) about one mile.
Turn right on Prince Street; turn right on South Washington Street.
The Lyceum on your right.
Take the yellow or blue line to King Street station. Cross the parking
lot and turn left, one half block to Prince Street. Turn left (east) on
Prince Street and walk about one mile to Washington Street. Turn right,
and the Lyceum will be on your right. Or take the 10A bus from Braddock Road Metro Station to
Washington and Prince Streets.
Free parking for a limited number of vehicles in adjacent lot. Otherwise, you'll need to pay for a lot or find a spot on the street.
The museum is wheel-chair accessible. The City of Alexandria complies with
the terms of ADA. An individual with a disability who wishes to request
a reasonable accommodation may contact the Museum at 703-838-4994.