Live near the The Torpedo Factory Art Center in Alexandria

The Torpedo Factory is one of the largest Art Centers in The United States

The Torpedo Factory Art Center in Old Town Alexandria

Featuring 6 grand galleries, more than 80 studios, 2 workshops and the Alexandria Archeology Museum, The Torpedo Factory Art Center can be found in Old Town Alexandria, near Union and kings Street and the Potomac River.

Over 160 artists produce and showcase their original work in the Art Canter. One can also shop excellent quality and unique artworks, such as Paintings, Print Making, Jewelry, Ceramics, Stained Glass, Sculpture and Photography. The Art League School teaches children ages 5 years and above, as well as those at least 18 years of age for adult classes.

6 Grand Galleries of the The Torpedo Factory Art Center are are made up of :

  1. The Art League Gallery
  2. The Target Gallery
  3. Enamelists Gallery
  4. Potomac Craftsmen Fiber Gallery
  5. Multiple Exposures Gallery for photographs
  6. Scope Gallery for ceramics

Residents of Old Town Alexandria in North Virginia (which is the most sought after real estate) have access to The Torpedo Factory Art Center, The Lyceum and other shops and restaurants, all connected by King St. Trolley to the Washington Metro. Luxury condos surrounded by a central courtyard can be found at the Torpedo Factory Condominium Complex just right across the The Torpedo Factory Art Center.

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