The Torpedo Factory Art Center is located at the seaport in the Old Town section of Alexandria, VA. The Torpedo factory contains 82 studios and 6 galleries where independent artists display their work. Admission to the Art Center is free.
The Torpedo Factory is accessible by the King Street metro station which is serviced by the blue and yellow lines. The King Street Trolley services the metro station on a fixed schedule every 20 minutes.
A more scenic option is to take the Potomac Riverboat Company’s Washington monument tour from Washington Harbor to the Seaport in Old Town Alexandria, VA. The waterfront has a lovely board walk and often live music playing on the board walk.
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