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Arlington National Cemetery

Entrance at Arlington Memorial Bridge, Arlington, VA 22211
+1 877-907-8585
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Arlington National Cemetery Guided Walking Tour
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Arlington National Cemetery Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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War Memorials and Arlington National Cemetery Tour
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Veterans of every American war from the Revolution to the country's most recent conflicts are buried at Arlington, which was officially declared a military cemetery in 1864. Among the more than 260,000 dead are three unidentified service members, buried at the Tomb of the Unknowns, and John F. Kennedy, whose gravesite is marked by an eternal flame.
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Entrance at Arlington Memorial Bridge, Arlington, VA 22211
+1 877-907-8585
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Reviewed yesterday

This was the last thing we did while we were on vacation in DC and it was so worth the time we took. It's amazing how much this attraction touched my soul. I have so much respect for those that defend us and this was...More

Thank DirkDMyers
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been quite a few times & am always impressed & learn more on each trip. I often get off the tour bus/tram just to walk around. On one of my walks I came across the grave of Audie Murphy, Americas most decorated soldier,...More

Thank GeorgeH-LI_NY-ExPat
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Must see a place of reflection . Walking or taking the tour bus it a must for anyone coming into the area.

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 2 days ago

What an incredible and sobering place! You could spend a lot of time walking the grounds of this place so wear comfortable shoes. You can find the graves of many prominent historical figures and the Arlington House (General Lee's previous home) here. Not to mention...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are no short walks in this cemetery. If you drive and find good parking in the lot the walk is long and if you take the metro the walk is even longer before you get to the grave areas. There is a lot of...More

Thank BadgerCT
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a must visit when in Washington. Next time we visit we intend to do a self guided tour in order to be able to see more. It's a beautiful place and revered by the American public. There are nearly 400,000 graves and we...More

Thank Bucketgob
Reviewed 6 days ago

Incredible experience that everyone should see. My children are 9 and 12 and they loved it. They have always respected our military and this brought conversations to life. Sadly, so many Americans have no idea of the sacrifice our military has made and makes on...More

Thank Blaine2424
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unforgettable place for us to pay a huge respect to those who served the country, great place for the history lesson for our son who is in High School

Thank A_Skowera
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The sight of all who have served and died of very powerful. Amazing history and beautify honored. The soldier that walks the tomb of the unknown soldier, words can not express.

Thank lhefling
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think this is the most significant monument and place In D.C. If not our whole country. Here are the grounds that hold so many men and woman that have served and died defending this country. It is so massive with its rolling hills lined...More

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27 September 2017|
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Response from Kristal W | Reviewed this property |
A couple of nearby options in Arlington include McCormick & Schmick (seafood); Jaleo (Mediterranean/Spanish); Rays the Steaks (American/Steakhouse); Osterio (Italian); Heavy Seas (pub); Melting Pot (American); Cheesecake... More
25 September 2017|
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Response from Littlebear110 | Reviewed this property |
You pay to enter the Cemetery unless you are a veteran (need proof) or on active duty. I don't know if that is waived when visiting a relatives grave. Once in, there is a shuttle that takes you to the key points of the... More
12 September 2017|
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Response from mikeylikesit2016 | Reviewed this property |
For self guided tours, you'll need strength. Hilly to push a chair. They have tours that are available for a price$$. The trolleys move around quietly and efficiently. The operator and tour guides are not overly loud. There... More