Explore the historic Wilkes Street Cemetery Complex in Alexandria, Virginia, on a guided walking tour through 13 individual cemeteries encompassing 82 acres. Discover the captivating stories of over 35,000 individuals who shaped the city and the nation.
Tours last 90 minutes to two hours and cover a 2-mile walk. Wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather.
The starting point is at Wilkes St & Hamilton Ave, Alexandria, VA 22314. For those utilizing the King Street Trolley, alight at West Street and stroll south for three blocks to reach the cemetery complex. The tour commences at Hamilton and Wilkes.
Let the intriguing lives of notable figures and ordinary citizens come to life as you delve into Alexandria’s past. Knowledgeable guides provide insights for an educational and enthralling experience. Prepare for a fascinating journey through time and history.