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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
+1 703-746-4570
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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, 7 galleries, The Art League, and the Alexandria Archaeology Museum.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • 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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+1 703-746-4570
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a wonderful use of an old bldg. Various artists on hand and all types of art. Definitely need to take time to visit.

Thank 738billq
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Lots and lots of shops very cool to walk thru and look at all the different artists and their wares. Beautiful items some very unique, Highly recommend strolling through!

Thank Joan D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve visited the Torpedo Factory Art center several times and have always loved it. It’s a historical building where torpedos were made for WWII (I believe). It’s been converted into a space for artists to set up their studios. You can find painting, photography, weaving,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Post meal visit (Chart House), walked off some calories and saw some interesting art and met some great people/artists. Fun time.

Thank colinmoore
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the torpedo factory. Theres always something new to see when we walk around all the floors. So many talented artist and the cutest art studios. Great place is your an art lover.

Thank CeyCeyAlkan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The variety of artisans here is amazing. The art work is Beautiful! The torpedo echibit is very interesting. The location by the Waterfront is co lenient and attractive. It has A.C. which can be refreshing on the hot/humid days!!

Thank Marilyn P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you’re interested in the local arts science in the DC area, please visit this co-op of working artists. You’ll find artists working in all types of media. You can make at least a few hours exploring the studios, grabbing lunch, enjoying the waterfront and...More

Thank Kendra F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This really is a place to go when you're in Alexandria. The art center has an eclectic variety of artists. Just about every type of art is there from photography to sculpture. Wonderful to able to walk into each gallery and talk to the artists....More

Thank jasindc
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This artist workshop and gallery is simply fascinating with numerous browsable galleries and items for purchase. If you’re looking for local artwork at reasonable prices, this place is worth a trip!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I are our college age kids found this to be a great place. The exhibits were really interesting and varied.

Thank vacati0n690
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