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Torpedo Factory Art Center

Closes in 3 min: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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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.
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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

Yes, the Torpedo Factory Art Center was once a torpedo Factory! today it is home to the nation's largest number of publicly accessible working artist's studios under one roof. Located on three floors you will find more than 160 artists in 82 studios and seven...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank hallla
Reviewed 4 days ago

The vendors here are all nice and cool spots for some bites here as well. A really cool area to explore on the waterfront and the art is nice.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bluejeanfood
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in to view the art of the Armistice. We were surprised at the facility. What an interesting place. So many artist all in one location! We would have liked to learn more about the facility prior to its current use. We did see...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kc100000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This building is 3 floors of working art studios and galleries. Some of the studios were closed. They all make their own hours. We saw some wonderful, wonderful pieces. 2D Art, textiles, lots of jewelry, pottery, enameling, 3D printer jewelry. Fantastic views of the river...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sharleen N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has 3 floors which are broken town to smaller rooms. Alot of the rooms have art work and unique gifts. One little shop that caught my eye was that of man made items that were made out of torpedoes. One specifically was that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank peter194940
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was just fun to walk around the place and read a little bit about the factory. We aren't big art people, but it was nice just walking through some of the shops and seeing the talent of these people.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shalloh60
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Lots of Arts and crafts, interesting to walk around. Good location. Fun stop. Good shopping for unique items.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 419judithp
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

80 studios and 150 artists in one location. Talent in every category of art with a rich history and unique atmosphere. Plan on at least two or three hours to get to see all three floors. Very beautiful

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jimr261
Reviewed October 12, 2018

We found the Torpedo Factory Art Center our very first visit to Alexandria several years ago, and we make it a point to go back to it every time we're in town. The breadth and diversity of the creations you will see (fiber, photography, jewelry,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GJMAlcyon1
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Torpedo Factory Art Center is something the entire family can do in Old Town Alexandria. It's an old torpedo factory right on the waterfront that's now used as an art center. Local artists rent out studios to do their work and then sell their items...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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