Carlyle House, Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority
121 North Fairfax Street
Sun 12pm - 4pm
Tue - Sat 10am - 4pm
The historic Mansion House HotelOriginally built as the Bank of Alexandria in the early 1800's, The Mansion House Hotel was James Green's luxury hotel when in 1861 it was seized by Union troops to be used as a hospital. The Civil War drama Mercy Street was based on people and events that took place within these walls.Today the Mansion House is occupied by a private business but you can explore its history at nearby Carlyle House.