Alexandria Historical Society
The Alexandria Historical Society was founded in 1974. The mission of the society is to promote an active interest in American history, particularly the history of Alexandria and that of the Commonwealth of Virginia as a whole.
Membership benefits include lectures by outstanding speakers, publications relating to local history, and special events, including receptions, meetings, and tours. In addition, a ten percent discount will be given to members in The Lyceum Museum Shop. Lectures and membership meetings take place on the fourth Wednesday of September, October, March, April, May and June.