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LGBTQ-Friendly Alexandria

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Located on the Potomac River within eyesight of Washington, D.C, Alexandria, Virginia welcomes LGBTQ couples, families and friends to our historic city. Named one of Travel + Leisure’s Best Places to Travel in 2023, one of The South’s Best Cities 2024 by Southern Living and given a perfect score for LGBTQ equality by the Human Rights Campaign Municipality Equality Index in 2023, Alexandria is nationally recognized for its rich history and beautifully preserved 18th- and 19th-century architecture—a perfect backdrop for hundreds of independent restaurants and boutiques, a vibrant arts and culture scene, and a welcoming, walkable getaway.

2024 Alexandria Pride Events

Alexandria PRIDE Fair

Torpedo Factory Art Center’s 2nd Friday

PRIDE Drag Brunch at King & Rye

The Official Pride Bar Crawl – Alexandria – 7th Annual

Explore Alexandria

LGBTQ Itinerary

Brunch Spots in Alexandria, VA

Top 18 Things to Do in Old Town Alexandria

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Alexandria in 2024

Summer in Alexandria


Plan Your Trip

“Love, Alexandria” Hotel Package

Alexandria Hotels

Old Town Alexandria

Getting To & Around Alexandria

Train station

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City of Alexandria LGBTQ Taskforce

Queens on King Street

Human Rights Campaign: 100% Score

Safe Space NOVA


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