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On Saturday, December 20, from 5 a.m. to 6 p.m., the Lee Center complex, at 1108 Jefferson St., will be closed due to building system upgrades.

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The Lyceum Alexandria's History Museum
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Rent The Lyceum

In its continuing role as a venue for all sorts of community activities, The Lyceum's Lecture Hall is available to you for weddings, meetings, receptions, recitals, concerts and lectures. The room is elegantly appointed with wall-to-wall carpeting, rose-colored draperies and coordinating upholstered armchairs. Some other useful features are:

  • recessed, controlled lighting
  • a large movie screen and separate projection booth
  • excellent acoustics
  • a platform stage
  • a concert grand piano
  • a small kitchen adjoining, with refrigerators, sinks and work space for caterers
  • special rate discounts

Functions can be held at The Lyceum either during the museum's open hours or after it has closed for the evening. Exhibition galleries can be opened for viewing after hours and similar arrangements can be made with The Lyceum Museum Shop. For more information about private functions at The Lyceum, call the museum's Facilities Coordinator at 703.746.4994.

Fees

  • Parties, Fund-raisers, Special events and Galas, $325 per hour
  • Meetings, Concerts, Classes, Lectures, Seminars, Recitals,  $75 per hour
  • Weddings 
  • Use of our 7' 4" conservatory grand piano, $100
  • Open our two permanent exhibit galleries after 5pm, $50
  • Open our changing exhibit gallery after 5pm, $50

 

Lyceum Lecture Hall  Lecture Hall, a second view 

Lecture Hall showing stage 

Lecture Hall 

 


Weddings at The Lyceum

“I can confidently say that among the limited number of right choices I have made in my life, who I married and where I was married are comfortably among the short, short list.”  (Ray H.,  married at The Lyceum in 2007)

Learn more about Weddings at The Lyceum. 

 

A wedding at the Lyceum 

A Wedding at The Lyceum 

 

The Lyceum:
Alexandria's History Museum
201 S. Washington Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
703.746.4994
Fax: 703.838.4997
Email

Museum Hours
Monday - Saturday
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, 1 - 5 p.m.
.Admission - $2.00

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
by appointment only