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Torpedo Factory Art Center

105 N Union St, On the waterfront at the intersection of King and Union Streets, Alexandria, VA 22314-3217
+1 703-838-4565
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Art in Person and in Progress. Located in Old Town Alexandria, the Torpedo Factory Art Center is home to 150+ working artists, 6 galleries, The Art League, and the Alexandria Archaeology Museum.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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105 N Union St, On the waterfront at the intersection of King and Union Streets, Alexandria, VA 22314-3217
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It‘s actually a cool place, if you are into art. It‘s awesome that most of the great artists are there and you can just start a conversation with them.

Thank Arwa J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love walking here in the evening it is quite relaxing also a nice view. Every now and then they have someone out playing music.

Thank Lucy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been to the Center a couple of times and have been mildly disappointed. On the plus side, there is a great variety of art on display and for sale, ranging from craft works (felt clothing) to metal sculptures. On the negative side, some of...More

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A quick stop in as part of the new years eve first night celebration. Very nice artists willing to talk about how they work and giving demos to the kids. It was a nice place to visit

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I frequent galleries wherever we travel and The Torpedo is one of our favorites. We haven't been to Alexandria in six years so we were anxious to visit while in the area. We were not disappointed! There are 160 artists so browse...More

Thank Jmits1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Be open to experience something new. I was surprisingly amazed at their collection. Some artist were actively creating.

Thank Sheleeza D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon the Torpedo Factory by pure accident, and it was a wonderful accident! We loved exploring all three floors of this art center. Despite being Christmas Eve, many artists were there to talk to us. Most of the art was way beyond our...More

Thank cosette s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are so many amazing artists featured at the Torpedo Factory. Whether you’re a local or just visiting, if you like art this is a must-do. If you have time, their art classes and workshops are excellent as well.

Thank Advtrlvr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great place for those last minute unique gifts for Christmas or any other occasion. give it a try you can't go wrong

Thank Greg E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This large factory made torpedoes for WWII it is very large and well suited to it;s use today as home to 70+ working studios of a variety of artwork. Three floors to explore.

Thank Gary V
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2 February 2017|
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Response from karenleemd | Reviewed this property |
No pagas. Libre!