An Alexandria landmark for more than 40 years, it’s the highlight of the Potomac Riverfront, attracting approximately 500,000 visitors annually.
Find artwork in a wide variety of media–including painting, ceramics, photography, jewelry, stained glass, fiber, printmaking, and sculpture–in 82 artists’ studios. Observe the creative process and ask questions. Purchase original work for your own collection.
With so much to see, review the Visitors Guide and Map to plan your day. Don’t forget to tag @torpedofactory and #madeinalexandria in your photos. Also, follow the Torpedo Factory on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest.
In an effort to sustain the arts in Alexandria, the City of Alexandria manages the Torpedo Factory Art Center as part of the Office of the Arts’ family of programs and facilities. The Office of the Arts is a division of the Department of Recreation, Parks, and Cultural Activities.
In addition to 82 working artist studios, you will also find:
See the Torpedo Factory through visitors’ eyes