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Local History/Special Collections is located inside the Barrett Branch Library.  While the library is phase three of reopening, it is available by appointment only.

Hours & Location
Mon, Oct 26 11:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Oct 27 Closed
Wed, Oct 28 11:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Oct 29 Closed
Fri, Oct 30 Closed
Sat, Oct 31 11:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 01 Closed

717 Queen Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Tel: 703.746.1706
Fax: 703.746.1708
About the branch

While in phase three of reopening, this branch is only available by appointment only.

Parking: No library parking lot.  Street parking is available.  A paid parking lot is available on the 100 block of North Alfred Street.

Public Transit:

  • Metrorail: Yellow and Blue lines at Braddock Road (1 mile) and King Street Stations (1.1 miles). 
  • Metrobus: 10A, 10B, 10E, 11Y
  • DASH Bus: AT2/AT5/AT8
  • King Street Trolley:  King & Columbus