City of Alexandria, Virginia, USA
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Alexandria, Virginia, Websites
City of Alexandria website
Alexandria, Virginia, Airports
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA / KDCA)
Alexandria, Virginia, Information
Alexandria is located on the west bank of the Potomac River, six miles below Washington, D.C. and nine miles north of Mount Vernon.
Since 1988, Alexandria has experienced unprecedented commercial development. Today the Old Town historic district is known for its array of museums, architecture, special events, fine restaurants and hotels, and other attractions that draw more than 1.5 million international and domestic visitors to it each year. More than two million square feet of new office complexes have been constructed.