Woodlawn & Frank Lloyd Wright's Pope-Leighey House National Trust for Historic Preservation


Book Signing and Q&A with Steven M. Reiss, author of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Pope-Leighey House, with a private viewing of Pope-Leighey.

What: Please join us for the release and book signing of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Pope-Leighey House and a q&a with the author, Steven M. Reiss. The book signing will be followed by a private, after-hours viewing of the Pope-Leighey House. For more information, see our event flyer.

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Pope-Leighey House will be for sale during the event and you will have an opportunity to have the author sign and personalize your copy. Click here for more information on the book.

When: Sunday, September 28, 2014. 4-6 pm.

Where: Book signing and q&a will begin at 4 pm in the Underwood Room at Woodlawn. 9000 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22309. A private viewing of the Pope-Leighey House will follow.

Admission: $20. Advance reservations are strongly recommended as space is limited. To make a reservation email mmitchell@savingplaces.org or call 703-780-4000 x 26321.


 Pope-Leighey House In-Depth Tour

PopeLeighey Living Room

What: A private, in-depth tour of the Pope-Leighey House with a continental breakfast.

When: Sunday, October 5, 2014. 10:00 am - noon.

Where: The tour will begin with an introduction and continental breakfast in the Underwood Room at Woodlawn. 9000 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22309.

Admission: $30. $25 for members of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Advance reservations required. To make a reservation email mmitchell@savingplaces.org or call 703-780-4000 x 26321.


52nd Annual Needlework Exhibition

Linen Room NW SHOW

The Needlework Exhibition at Historic Woodlawn in Alexandria, Virginia is the nation’s premiere show of contemporary needlework.  The exhibit honors Eleanor “Nelly” Custis Lewis’ legacy by displaying her needlework as well as inviting the public to display theirs. Visitors will see hundreds of needlework entries on display in every room of the historic mansion among the museum collections.

Information on submitting your work to the show is coming soon.

Exhibition Hours: March 1 – March 30, 2015. Open Wednesdays – Mondays, 10 am – 4 pm. Closed Tuesdays.

Location: Historic Woodlawn, located at 9000 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA 22309. See our Directions page for more details.

Daily Admission Fees: $12 Adults; $6 Children (K-12). Children 5 & under are free. Exhibitors receive one free pass. 

Questions? Please contact Woodlawn at woodlawn@savingplaces.org or (703) 780-4000.