American Legion Alexandria Post 24


Rental of Historic Ballroom Information

With antique fixtures, gorgeous natural light, and rich wood details, the historic Gadsby Tavern ballroom is the perfect space for your next event.

We look forward to assisting you with reserving this historic ballroom as you plan your perfect event. We cannot wait to help you celebrate your next occasion in theat Gadsby Tavern ballroom!

Gadsby's Tavern is a historic commercial building at 400 Cameron Street in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. Built c. 1785 and enlarged in 1792, the Gadsby’s tavern was a central part of the social, economic, political, and educational life of the city of Alexandria, and has been designated a National Historic Landmark.

Our renowned ballroom is a private banquet space located on the Gadsby’s Tavern complex second floor, with beautiful details such as stunning historic windows, dual fireplaces, and chandeliers which reflect the buildings significance through the preservation of historic style and features. It’s the perfect space for large dinner events and receptions, business meetings, or panel discussions.

Approved capacity: Standing: 395
                                Table and chairs: 87

Catering: All meals and alcohol licenses must be obtained from approved catering companies.
                         - Gadsby's Tavern Restaurant
                         - Royal Restaurant

Reach out and reserve this facility for rental before its completely booked up. Note: Clubroom bartenders only have the above information and can not reserve ballroom.  Please email the address below for information. 


Rental of downstairs Clubroom for military promotion and retirement events must be arranged through the Clubroom manager at

Clubroom consists of a dozen bar stools along a wooden bar, multiple low top tables, three tall tables, lighted free pool table, dart board, and friendly bartenders in an historic military setting. Bar menu items cooked in our full kitchen along with a great selection of beers and wine. Our two draft beers along with sports on the multiple televisions and jukebox round out our Clubroom.

*Clubroom if rented during regularly scheduled hours will be continued to be open to Legionairres as usual.

Approved capacity: 87
Handicap accessible