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Arlington National Cemetery Guided Walking Tour

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Get the most out of Arlington National Cemetery with this 2 hour, guided walking tour. Pay your respects to President John F. Kennedy, view the ceremonial Changing of the Guards at the Tomb of the Unknowns, and learn American history as you visit civil war graves and notable people throughout history. Join a local, expert guide to ensure you see all Arlington Cemetery has to offer.
Highlights
  • Walking tour includes changing of the guard and tour of Robert E. Lee’s home
  • Explore with a guide: The cemetery’s vast size makes it easy to get lost
  • Small group size ensures a tailored experience
  • Choose from morning or afternoon departure times to fit your schedule
What to Expect
Meet your guide outside the main gates of Arlington National Cemetery at the time chosen at checkout. A small group size ensures full attention from your guide. As you pass through green fields dotted with white tombstones, stop at the final resting places of former US presidents. The guide ensures you don’t get lost in the cemetery’s 624 acres, and points out tombstones you might miss if visiting on your own. Next, make your way to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. The tour is timed so that you are able to view the incredible precision of the hourly changing of the guard ceremony. Afterwards, follow your guide to the former home of Gen. Robert E. Lee and see other gravesites. The tour ends in the cemetery.
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Important Information
Departure Point
1 Memorial Ave, Fort Myer, VA 22211, USA
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Entry/Admission - Arlington National Cemetery
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a wonderful tour with our guide Liam! He was so knowledgeable, personable and we feel the tour he gave us surpassed our expectations!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Peter F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Liam was excellent & we had a wonderful view of the changing of the guards at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Even with it raining we loved the tour & Liam was very knowledgeable.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ambassador183583
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are from the UK so not altogether clued up on the detailed history of the US and for that reason we chose to be guided round the cemetery. Our guide was Liam who was outstanding. Very informative and clear. He was open to questions...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Hanwoodtractor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide, Liam, was extremely knowledgeable and personable. He brought us to the best spot to witness the changing of the guards at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldiers. We highly recommend this tour.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank lovestony
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful tour with Liam who was excellent and informative. It’s such a vast cemetery but so peaceful the benefit of having such a knowledgeable guide was we didn’t have to waste time looking for individual graves. Highly Recommended 👍

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Andrew W
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26 July 2019|
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Response from TeresaOH85 | Reviewed this property |
It was scheduled for 2 hours but we finished up in about 1 1/2 hours.
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1 June 2019|
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Response from kriek_dalugdug |
I took the Metro but I understand that the parking is quite a ways off
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24 January 2019|
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Response from DubStub | Reviewed this property |
I took an Uber from my hotel (downtown) to The cemetery. They drop you off right at the main gates. I also took an Uber back to my hotel from the cemetery. The Uber picked me up pretty much just outside the main gates. I did... More
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