Take a Tour


Take a Tour

Visit our Educational Lobby Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. or check out one of our virtual tour options of our water treatment process, water distribution, and flow throughout the city, and watershed conservation activities. Please note, we are not currently providing in-person wastewater treatment plant tours due to the construction of the RiverRenew Tunnel Project.

Educational Lobby Tour

AlexRenew’s Environmental Center lobby features interactive exhibits that illustrate how AlexRenew treats sewage for the City of Alexandria, and how we recover resources from the water we clean. Please contact communications@alexrenew.com to inquire about exploring our educational lobby (open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.).

Environmental Center Lobby

Self-Guided Four Mile Run Pump Station 

Located next to Cora Kelly School is our Four Mile Run Pump Station – an essential component of helping wastewater get to our wastewater treatment plant. On the fence surrounding the pump station is an educational exhibit that discusses how wastewater is transported from your home or business to AlexRenew and how we clean recover resources from cleaning wastewater. 

Four Mile Run Pump Station Education Fence
Four Mile Run Pump Station Education Fence

3650 Commonwealth Ave., Alexandria VA 22305

Waterways Bicycle Tour

Watch or pedal your way through this guided bike tour of AlexRenew’s off-campus infrastructure! Follow the path of water as it leaves your home or business and makes its way to our wastewater treatment facility.

Wastewater Treatment Plant Tours

(Available for water and wastewater industry groups)

While we build the RiverRenew Tunnel Project on our wastewater treatment facility, we’ve suspended tours for the public. To take a virtual tour of our wastewater treatment plant, check out the video below.