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Government Meetings in Alexandria, VA

An Innovative Hub for Convening Government Officials


Head just 5 miles south of Washington, D.C., and you’ll find the charming waterfront city of Alexandria, VA, where cobblestone streets and Colonial-era rowhomes meet modern venues and a buzzy dining scene to provide the backdrop for an incredible meeting experience. Home to various federal agencies, including the National Science Foundation, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and Department of Defense, Alexandria is a top choice for government meeting planners seeking a vibrant oasis just outside the nation’s capital.

Book your next government meeting in Alexandria and take advantage of all the assets that the Visit Alexandria sales team has to offer, including:

To learn more about planning government meetings in Alexandria, please reach out to Kim Olsen, Destination Sales Manager, at [email protected].

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Why Alexandria


  • Five miles to Washington, D.C. and eight miles to Capitol Hill.
  • Proximity to three main airports: Reagan National Airport, Dulles International Airport and Baltimore International Airport.
  • Access to major interstate highways and service by five Metrorail stations, Amtrak, water taxi service and the free King Street Trolley.
  • Walkable to hundreds of local restaurants and shops.
  • Experienced hotel staff familiar with government requirements and per diems.


Alexandria is just 5 miles south of Washington, D.C., and easily accessible from DCA, Dulles and BWI airports.

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