Alexandria is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Located alongside the Potomac River and within a short distance away from Washington, D.C., Alexandria is a thriving city in a prime location. Many major roads such as Route 1, Interstate 395, and Interstate 495 pass through Alexandria, allowing easy access to surrounding major cities. Both Washington, D.C. and Arlington are only about nine miles away from Alexandria.
Founded in 1749, Alexandria has always been an important city in the country. From being a tobacco post, to being one of the top ten busiest ports in the United States, Alexandria has a deep and rich history.
Alexandria is famous for its different tourist attractions, rich colonial history, and for being George Washington’s hometown. The Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards even named Alexandria a Top 5 Best Small City in the United States 2020 and Southern Living named it one of the south’s best cities in 2020. Alexandria has a lot to offer for both local residents and tourists. King Street Mile is considered to be one of the “Great Streets” in the United States. With its various trolleys, boutiques, and restaurants, this is a popular destination in Alexandria. Old Town, a historic neighborhood, has a high concentration of different shops, theaters, and restaurants, making it one of the best walkable neighborhoods in the area. Alexandria’s location to the Potomac River allows residents to enjoy a water cruise where they can see the nation’s popular monuments such as Lincoln Memorial. Since Alexandria’s history dates back to the American Revolution, there are many historical sites to enjoy. Between sightseeing, learning about the history of the area and the country, as well as exploring a plethora of delicious restaurants, Alexandria is a wonderful place to live.
Your Reliable Local Auto Repair Shop
Most Alexandria residents rely on their car, SUVs, and trucks to get to school, work, and a multitude of other places. When their cars need maintenance or repairs, they come to Ben Neilsen’s Skyline Automotive in Falls Church. We are only six miles away from Alexandria. To get to Ben Neilsen’s Skyline Automotive from Alexandria, get on Seminary Road. Continue for 3.3 miles until you reach our shop. We are located at 5709 Leesburg Pike and will be on your right. Our technicians have decades of combined experience and are experts in all things auto repair. Here are some reasons why you should choose Ben Neilsen’s Skyline Automotive in Falls Church:
- We offer a 36,000 mile/36-month warranty on most repairs.
- We've been selected for the 2020 Best of Falls Church Awards in the category of Automobile Repair.
- All of our technicians are ASE-Certified.
- We offer a free loaner vehicle you can drive while your vehicle is being serviced.
- We offer pick-up and drop-off for your vehicle within a 10-mile radius of our shop.
If you are a Alexandria resident, don't hesitate to schedule an appointment with Ben Neilsen’s Skyline Automotive in Falls Church today. You can do so online or give us a call at 703-845-8477.