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Scottish History and Heritage Tour

A professionally guided walking tour focused on Alexandria's Scottish past!

Special Holiday Season Tour: December 1-3, 2023
Book Now: Limited Space Available!

Carlyle House

Scottish Roots

Discover Alexandria's Scottish roots to include founders John Alexander, John Carlyle, and William Ramsay

Scottish Parade

Scottish Tradition

Walk the brick and cobblestone streets and explore Alexandria's rich and deep history!

William Ramsay House

Scottish Legacy

See landmarks and places tied to Alexandria's Scottish past. 

Tour Highlights Include:

- William Ramsay House

- The Tall Ship Providence

- The Craik House

- The Old Presbyterian Meeting House

- The Carlyle House

- Plus many hidden gems!

Cobblestone Street

More Information

  • Dates/ Times:

    • December 1 at 3:30 p.m.

    • December 2 at 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

    • December 3 at 1 p.m.

  • Time: 1 hour 15 minutes

  • Distance: 1 mile

  • Price: $25 per person (discounts for veterans, military, seniors, and students)

  • Limited spots available 

  • The tour will end 45 minutes before the Scottish parade and in the heart of the parade route

  • This is a guided walking tour with a knowledgeable and professional local guide.

  • Entry to all locations is separate. We will walk past the locations on this tour. 

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