Explore Jones Point Park In Old Town Alexandria Near Canal Place

Jones Point Park is located on the Potomac River, just south of Old Town Alexandria. It was a critical piece of the city of Alexandria’s history as one of the largest centers for shipping, manufacturing, and transportation in the nation. Its lighthouse, built-in 1855, is the last remaining riverine lighthouse in Virginia. The Jones Point Light and Jones Point Park are located at the point, which is immediately north of the confluence of Hunting Creek and the Potomac River.