Alexandria has a rich historic and cultural legacy which not only creates the city’s unique sense of place, but also represents one of its primary economic and cultural assets. The City of Alexandria is committed to honoring its historic legacy through preservation, planning, interpretation, public outreach, and programming.
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- Historic Preservation staff support the Board of Architectural Review through the application of the local historic district regulations, provision of technical preservation and architectural assistance to property owners, implementation of historic preservation initiatives and ongoing community outreach throughout the city.
- Contact the Historic Preservation staff in the Department of Planning and Zoning, 703.746.3833.
- Office of Historic Alexandria's preservation activities include Archaeology, Preservation Easements, and stewardship of City-owned historic sites and museums.
- Contact the Office of Historic Alexandria staff , 703.746.4554.